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Excellent employer that delivers what it promises

Former Employee - Management Trainee in Honolulu, HI
Former Employee - Management Trainee in Honolulu, HI

I worked at DFS Group full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Strong focus on development of staff in terms of skill sets and career progression. Great family environment to work in, where there is a strong emphasis on teamwork. Management walk the talk with their actions when it comes to practicing the 7 values of the company.

Cons

Irregular hours unlike your usual 9-5, Monday to Friday work week. This means some personal sacrifices in terms your own social engagements will have to be made.

Other Employee Reviews for DFS Group

  1. Rewarding yet frustrating.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate Planner in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Associate Planner in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at DFS Group full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    A true luxury global retailer. You will learn so much about the complexities of doing business internationally - from cultural nuances to demographic preferences.

    Cons

    As a subsidiary of LVMH, it felt like everything was driven by meeting shareholder expectations, whether or not it was realistic for the company.

    Advice to Management

    Recognize and reward your key talent. Hire people, especially in the planning world. More often than not, teams are extremely lean causing people to burn out rather quickly.


  2. Great place to work

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Merchandise Manager
    Former Employee - Assistant Merchandise Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at DFS Group full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Pay is very competitive with growth opportunities.

    Cons

    Managers may know how to run a business; but need guidance on how to manage people.

    Advice to Management

    Provide training on people management skills.


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