Family Video
2.8 of 5 221 reviews
www.familyvideo.com Glenview, IL 500 to 999 Employees

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Perfect for full time student

Customer Service Representative (Former Employee)
Topeka, KS

ProsIt was a great place to get hours since they were open late. I enjoyed the people i worked with and put forth the effort. Was there all 4 years of college and enjoyed 95% of it, As with most jobs. I referred friends there and they were able to get the job as well.

Conscan use its employees, but you get out of the job what you put into it.

Advice to Senior Managementrecognize the strengths of each employee.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great first or part time job. Not career material.

    Assistant Manager (Current Employee)
    South Bend, IN

    I have been working at Family Video full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Early release videos, free rentals, small store structure allows you… Cons: Top management is a Randian nightmare that will do everything in their power to overwork and underpay their employees, in particular the store managers. … Advice to Senior Management: Drop this political BS. Quit being parasites leeching off… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Great place to work, amazing staff and lots of variety

    Customer Service Representative (Former Employee)
    Oshkosh, WI

    I worked at Family Video part-time for more than a year


    Pros: Worked for Family Video for two years and really enjoyed it. They worked… Cons: Managers seem to change stores a lot. There is minimal staffing and no scheduled breaks. Lots of delegation for training new… Advice to Senior Management: Don't use your full-time staff to train your under-prepared managers. I would have loved to stay with this company. As a… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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