Claire's Stores

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Great Stepping Stone

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Store Manager in Milwaukee, WI
Current Employee - Store Manager in Milwaukee, WI

I have been working at Claire's Stores

Pros

Great discount on merchandise, working with and helping different kinds of people, never bored because there is always something to do!, promotes from within company, never stale and always changing.

Cons

not enough pay for the amount of responsibility, high staffing turnover rate, career advancement only goes so far, lots of shoplifters, sometimes unrealistic directives from corporate.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Loving the improvements and advancements in communication to store level but sometimes the directives and time frames are unrealistic. Managers are responsible for much more than they were even five years ago however, are not being paid more.

Approves of CEO

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    Never again

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA

    I have been working at Claire's Stores

    Pros

    Medical Benefits
    Dental Benefits
    Vision
    401k
    Vacation/Personal time
    Stable company
    Prosecutes shoplifters
    Stores within district encouraged to help other stores in need

    Cons

    Minimal Payroll
    Single Coverage
    Non competitive wage rates
    Made managers work holidays so that they didn't have to pay asst and keys time and a half
    Mandated 6 day work weeks if ads goals not met
    Ear piercing certification a joke
    Not always compensated when covering at another store

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Use feedback from field employees
    Better ear piercing training

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Ok

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager

    I have been working at Claire's Stores

    Pros

    Discount, co workers, flexible hours,

    Cons

    Management constantly on back about sales, whether.they are good or bad. Having to hound people just to get a sale and keep a good ads.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Some of the old stuff needs to come back in stores, like chairs.

    No opinion of CEO
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