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Hiring was just an excuse to "Shop Your Way"

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Former Employee - Merchandiser
Former Employee - Merchandiser

I worked at Sears part-time (less than an year)

Pros

For six hours between Thanksgiving and Christmas, this job seeker was able to bring home a bit more money than otherwise. The location in question added hundreds of employees right before the holidays. This applicant believes the purpose of hiring was to encourage holiday shopping at Sears. Each new hire was given a "Shop Your Way" rewards cards and an employee discount.

Cons

The tax survey screening incorrectly assigned tax credits and status as a veteran.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Instead of hiring in-volume, hire only enough people to whom you can give reasonable hours. Fix the tax-credit screening process so that only legitimate benefits are claimed. Employees shouldn't be asked to sign documents that contain false information.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Terrible management

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    Former Employee - Cashier
    Former Employee - Cashier

    I worked at Sears part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Interacting with customers, ability to make more if you got enough credit applications

    Cons

    Terrible management, no job security, no chances of promotion,

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learn to interact with your staff in a non-condescending way and actually value your employees and customers instead of acting like they are disposable.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Learning

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    Former Employee - Owner/Manager in Jennings, LA
    Former Employee - Owner/Manager in Jennings, LA

    I worked at Sears full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Learned a lot about retail and it's current condition.

    Cons

    Less and less personal responsibility, more and more micromanagement for less and less pay.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If you want to keep good upbeat owners, pay them.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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