OfficeMax

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A great company to work for

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Current Employee - Marketing Specialist in Naperville, IL
Current Employee - Marketing Specialist in Naperville, IL

I have been working at OfficeMax full-time (more than an year)

Pros

You can really be yourself with your coworkers, everyone is very accepting and has a good outlook on the company.

Cons

There is a lack of leadership development within teams to properly assign roles. There should be a better structured grouping of people within each category.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    I hated walking into work everyday

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Oviedo, FL
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Oviedo, FL

    I worked at OfficeMax part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    A lot of hours, slow during most of the day.

    Cons

    Pay: After working very hard for a year I got a 22 cent raise. And they didn't adjust that for minimum wage increase, so I was making 4 cents over minimum and started 25 cents over minimum.
    Sales: They push you to sell more and more, and the compensation that you receive for selling is minuscule at best.
    Management: They were alright. It's a stressful job for them so they can get a little grouchy.
    Shift length: You get 30 minute breaks, and there's a break room. Depending on your schedule they might work you at 5 am in the morning. I usually got 8 or 10 hour shifts.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give us more incentive to sell!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    very micromanaged with hitting sales numbers, stores are to stay under payroll when you already don't have workers

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    Current Employee - Sales Consultant in Lexington-Fayette, KY
    Current Employee - Sales Consultant in Lexington-Fayette, KY

    I have been working at OfficeMax full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    flexible scheduling for workers. paid holidays

    Cons

    low pay too much stress over max assurances (replacement plans)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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