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Employed as Consultant then hired Full Time

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at GNC full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Very Successful, growing in a bad economy, profitable, public, great people, well qualified Manager

Cons

Is Retail tend to think small like the margins

Advice to Management

Don't forget the lower levels to share in the success

Other Employee Reviews for GNC

  1. Learned a lot, you do everything yourself

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Store Manager in Little Rock, AR
    Former Employee - Senior Store Manager in Little Rock, AR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GNC full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    learn a lot about what it takes to run a store. Have different responsibilities everyday. Help people become more health conscious. Once you're in management, it's not too bad.

    Cons

    corporate expectations can be too unrealistic and demanding. Having to re-do half of the store's planograms every month instead of focusing on customers. not enough payroll. Part timers are taken advantage of the worst.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to others. Take into consideration that everyone is different. So the previous supervisor may have been telling everyone something totally different than your expectations are on how you want things done.


  2. Helpful (2)

    Worst job, even for being a student.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at GNC full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    There isn't much pro's unless you truly enjoy an extra 5% discount for high priced supplements.

    Cons

    Low pay with no benefits (unless you're a manager, you'll have no more than 29 hours a week, to keep the company from giving benefits), high stressed sales focused more on numbers than customer wants. And extremely bad management to say the least(See all other reviews). Constantly see people come and go.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to what people have to say. Bodybuulding.com and smaller shops willing to match prices are killing your business.


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