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Helpful (1)

Great company to work for and easy to get promoted.

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Baltimore, MD
Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Baltimore, MD
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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 Management

Company does a lot of incentives for their employees.

Other Employee Reviews for Michaels Stores

  1. Helpful (2)

    Horrible.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Replenishment Associate in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Replenishment Associate in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Michaels Stores full-time (Less than a 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 Management

    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.


  2. Helpful (1)

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

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Certified Framer in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Certified Framer in Cincinnati, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    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 Management

    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.


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