Build-A-Bear
3.7 of 5 129 reviews
www.buildabear.com Saint Louis, MO 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Pawesome Place!

Develobear (Current Employee)
Saint Louis, MO

ProsGreat benefits, great work life balance, great respect for employees, a great opportunity to learn new things. They truly respect family values and have bent over backwards to accommodate my schedule to allow me to work and take care of my family.

ConsThe most meeting happy place I have ever worked. Often you can have 7 1/2 hours of meetings in one day!

Advice to Senior ManagementNot really anything to add....still love working here.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Too much politics & drama

    Marketing (Former Employee)
    Saint Louis, MO

    I worked at Build-A-Bear full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Fun product, creative environment, casual dress Cons: Lots of big egos, harsh attitudes. Lack of respect. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Unique start to retail

    Assistant Workshop Manager (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at Build-A-Bear for more than 3 years


    Pros: You do a lot more than the usual day to day retail activities. The… Cons: The hours are ridiculous. One week you're working 8 the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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