Michaels Stores

www.michaels.com
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Great company to work for and easy to get promoted.

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Baltimore, MD
Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Baltimore, MD

I worked at Michaels Stores full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Company has a lot of job opportunities.

Cons

management works 60-72 hrs a week.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Company does a lot of incentives for their employees.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Horrible.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Replenishment Associate in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Replenishment Associate in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Michaels Stores full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    25% discount if you're into arts and crafts.

    Cons

    Competitive minimum wages. Personally under constant scrutiny from all three managers. I do the work of 3 people there, work constant over nights from midnight to past noon, and yet I'm still treated as if I'm the slowest person on the planet. Money is the bottom line. Too many employees getting 5 hours a week. No training unless you're on replenishment. Impossible time limits for unloading trucks.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Quit thinking you are better than everyone else. You are not important. You all are just people who've spent too many years of their lives working for Michael's and somehow got promoted above sales floor.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Unfare & feeling cheated for all the sincere & hard work that I put in.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Certified Framer in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Certified Framer in Cincinnati, OH

    I have been working at Michaels Stores part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Creative environment. I go to work in this place for the work that I do & for the customer's.

    Cons

    Does not stick to the principles of the company. Does not give fare chance to all hardworking associates. Management say's something & does something else.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    People with special skills need to be payed a little more than regular associates. Sincerity of an associate needs too be rewarded by proper pay or bonuses. There is a difference between associates who do specialized work & regular floor associates.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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