J. C. Penney

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Jc penney is a alright place to work they push customer service, thats very emportant to them.

Commissioned Sales Specialist (Former Employee) San Diego, CA

ProsWorking for Jc penney can get your foot in the door for other customer service jobs.

ConsI worked on commissions so it was very dog eat dog. Also pushing credit put alot of pressure on the employees.

Advice to Senior Managementstop pushing credit on the employees.

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    Phenomenal at first, then they wear you down with policies and standards that no one can live up to.

    Senior Project Manager (Current Employee) Dallas, TX

    I have been working at J. C. Penney

    Pros: Employee discount is 20% for home office employees. 6% co match on 401k, but you only… Cons: Products still suck no matter how much marketing spin they put on it. New CEO from Apple has his hands full. They changed the appraisal… Advice to Senior Management: Sr Mgmt at JCP is so far from the trenches that they wouldn't know reality if it hit them in the face. Leaders… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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    Not always what you expect

    Planning and Allocation (Current Employee) Plano, TX

    I have been working at J. C. Penney

    Pros: - Personal Financial opportunities for growth: price matching in 401K - Paid Time Off, increases with years of service - Flexible scheduling (this is tricky, it does… Cons: - Ability for promotion, the red tape is astronomical and mgmt does have tendency to promote favorites and not on performance/likelihood of growth - Benefits: there… Advice to Senior Management: Consistency is key, all levels of managers should be help and the same level. Be clear on why promotions are configured; specifics are not needed, but… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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