Harry Caray's Restaurant Group

  www.harrycarays.com
  www.harrycarays.com
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Great Place to Work

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Harry Caray's Restaurant Group

Pros

High profile, high standards, high expectations. Great for resume. Opportunities to learn and grow if you take them - really a place where the job is what you make it. Can be a lot of fun if you really like working in this business. If you are good you will do well - if you're mediocre you will be ignored.

Cons

Tough hours. Not for the thin skinned. Many people work hard but some hourly and manager types both just sit sit around and complain but don't do anything (and get away with it.)

Advice to ManagementAdvice

More employee development. More involvement with all the managers.

Recommends
Positive Outlook

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    Outdated and Lack of Professionalism

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Harry Caray's Restaurant Group

    Pros

    Harry Carays does allow for management to have one free meal each day; thats about it. They also pay 80% of our health insurance

    Cons

    Upper management is almost non existent except when a camera or celebrity is around. Not supportive or respectful of staff. Hours are long and unnecessary. Attempting to improve procedure and systems is like pounding a brick wall. Extremely high turnover is proof, this is not a place to make your career.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more approachable, listen to your staff - ask for feedback and do not mandate unnecessarily long work days. Treat everyone from the delivery receiver to the director of operations with the same amount of respect. The restaurant is not an entertainment center for your friends, it should be a money making operation.

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Great summer job

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Harry Caray's Restaurant Group

    Pros

    money was constant
    great coworkers
    looks good on resume
    many opportunities to network

    Cons

    when you need a manager they are not there and when you don't need them they are down your throat

    extreme favoritism

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep in mind everyone is there to make money fair scheduling and section assignment would keep workers happy.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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