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Place you can make a lot of money but management can sometimes be a pain in the a**

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chicago, IL
Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chicago, IL

I worked at Macy's part-time (more than an year)

Pros

Great Locations, Great Atmosphere, Great Clothing and Employee Discounts, Paid Weekly

Cons

Co-workers can be a little too bossy and competitive, Not too many advancement opportunities, Hours seem to fluctuate at any moment, Anyone can be fired or let go for anything at any moment, no benefits if not full time

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be more hands-on and helping. Also hire people that are more better prepared for what they're doing.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Good Company/Terrible HR

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at Macy's full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Great Work/Life Balance
    - Great Culture
    - Good mix of seasoned and young employees

    Cons

    - HR is not responsive and does not understand what the employees do
    - The Development program is geared toward new employees and there are few opportunities for experienced employees
    - Opportunities for Advancement are limited and HR often seeks external employees rather than look internally

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - HR should understand the employees they are managing and act as career counselors
    - There should be a more extensive development program
    - Better integrate LPR process with annual objectives
    - Offer opportunities for business partners to share experiences and backgrounds

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Macy's Response

    Sep 13, 2013VP Talent Acquisition

    So sorry that you feel this way. It sounds like you have good feedback that we'd like to hear more about so please reach out to someone in L&D or HR. You don't need to mention this post.

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    I would work there again. Left due to relocation and there is no Macy's where I currently live.

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Macy's full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Some great people to work with. Discount is very good for employees. It really depends which store you are in and who is on the store management team.

    Cons

    A very promotional store. Have to keep up as the offers change constantly. Very long hours.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Upper Management should make 'MAGIC' with associates not just customers.

    Recommends
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