Plato's Closet

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Alot of work for a little bit of money

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  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Store Manager in Auburn, AL
Former Employee - Store Manager in Auburn, AL

I worked at Plato's Closet full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

First pick at clothes
Great staff
Great location
Great prices

Cons

A little bit of money for alot of hard work
Working nights and weekends and holidays
Standing 8-10 hours a day
30 minute lunch breaks

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Pay the manager more if you want them to work over 80 hours a week and run the store while owner isnt there.

Recommends
Positive Outlook

115 Other Employee Reviews for Plato's Closet (View Most Recent)

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    Managers not on the same page & talk to you like you're stupid

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at Plato's Closet part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good stuff to buy! Discount 20%

    Cons

    Treat employees like crap especially if you're black. The owner & her 2 mgrs are all over the place. One says one thing, one says something else. They're like the 3 stooges.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Improve communication. The owner either needs to run it or let the other 2 mgrs run it and not interfere. It's kinda chaotic. Stop talking down to people and criticizing everybody. Maybe that's why employees don't stay.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
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    Each store is an independently owned franchise

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    Current Employee - Certified Buyer
    Current Employee - Certified Buyer

    I have been working at Plato's Closet full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule. Great discount. Actually going green. Hot teen brands for cheap.

    Cons

    Typical retail salary with three times as much work

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Schedule enough people to get all the work done.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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