JoS. A. Bank

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Knowledgeable sales team at the Reston location.

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Current Employee - Store Manager in Fairfax, VA
Current Employee - Store Manager in Fairfax, VA

I have been working at JoS. A. Bank full-time (more than 8 years)

Pros

Wide selections of merchandise , and huges selection of suits, even they can order from wear house .

Cons

Alteration takes too long!
Only the retail stores are held accountable for costumer relation!

Advice to ManagementAdvice

We need to regnize some of the talented employee that we have specially the one with longtime experience and dedication that never quit ,nor stop working hard even when the Buisines is slow.

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    Not respecting your employees and trying to trick your customers is not a recipe for success.

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    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Washington, DC

    I worked at JoS. A. Bank full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    The store has sales all the time. The only upside of working here is you will know which the best ones are, and will be able to time your purchases. Is that worth the low pay and work environment? No.

    Cons

    It is made clear to you early on that there are many potential employees out there, and you are worth little as an individual. There is no attempt to even hide this lack of respect. While all businesses need to make sure they are making a profit, there is a proper way to do it. Jos.A.Bank's method is to lie to its customers and trick them into doing paying for things they shouldn't have to.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Senior Management needs to reestablish control over store managers and regional managers. They need training in ethics in general, and maybe a seminar or two on how to respectfully deal with your employees would be nice as well.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 4 people found this helpful  

    Good if you like wearing overpriced suits to work and getting paid minimum wage.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Sales Executive in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Sales Executive in Phoenix, AZ

    I worked at JoS. A. Bank part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Commission during significant sales that occur roughly twice a year are a good time for commission as a sales person.

    Cons

    Sales executives are encouraged to sell sell sell as expected in any retail job. Although the commission is not worth the effort required to sell the necessary amount to make anything significant. Also, when making thousand dollar sales and averaging 50 thousand plus in annual sales receiving little to no commission, it is easy to become disillusioned. Look elsewhere for retail jobs.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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