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No formal training whatsoever... given all responsibility on the front end

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Former Employee - Assistant Buyer in Saint Petersburg, FL
Former Employee - Assistant Buyer in Saint Petersburg, FL

I worked at Dillard's full-time (More than a year)

Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Store discounts
People at work are great

Let's go ahead with the cons...
Technology is from the 80s.

Cons

No training! They just throw you in there and expect you to figure it out... when you're dealing with all of their dollars!
Many times the buyer & the assistant haven't a clue what's going on because of the high turnover. People in the office refer it to a "revolving door" with the people in and out.
Vacation is pretty terrible. Holiday.. nonexistent. ONE day for Christmas. One day for thanksgiving. Labor day but not memorial day. Expected to work in stores every saturday christmas-thanksgiving plus black friday AND CHRISTMAS EVE! This isn't supposed to be a retail hour job! Not to mention no compensation for all these days in the store!

Advice to Management

Invest in your PEOPLE and your technology for your people to work with!

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  1. Helpful (1)

    I had a great experience with Dillard's

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Buyer in Fort Worth, TX
    Former Employee - Buyer in Fort Worth, TX

    I worked at Dillard's full-time (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    They are a big company so there are many different opportunities.

    Cons

    They do not have an HR department

  2. Employees and manager was great. Just difficult to reach daily quotas.

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Ogden, UT
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Ogden, UT

    I worked at Dillard's full-time (Less than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Wonderful employees and manager. Great customers.

    Cons

    Unreachable sales quotas in a failing economy.

    Advice to Management

    Encourage instead of discourage

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