OfficeMax
2.7 of 5 822 reviews
www.officemax.com Naperville, IL 5000+ Employees

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Great Place while in School

Sales Specialist (Current Employee)
Minneapolis, MN

I have been working at OfficeMax full-time for more than a year

ProsAdvancement if you perform well

ConsStand on feet all the time, always cutting hours, not paying well for performance

Advice to Senior ManagementHigher Pay

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Zero conception of training its employees to do the job they are hired for.

Sales Associate (Former Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I worked at OfficeMax part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Overnight shifts are somewhat less frustrating. Cons: Pay is a joke; no benefits; NO training, yet there are strong expectations to perform. How can one be expected to sell merchandise when no… Advice to Senior Management: Increase pay; offer REAL (or even some!) training for selling electronic merchandise; offer some incentive for the good employess to continue working… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Ever so changing.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at OfficeMax part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Only reason I didn't give 1 star is because the store… Cons: Awful pay, no chance to climb the ladder, always changing goals, expectations, standards, selling techniques, without allowing time to see if something works. Computer systems… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to the stores when asked for help. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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