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Worked hard, made friends

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Former Employee - Barista in New Hope, PA
Former Employee - Barista in New Hope, PA

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

Pros

free drinks and co-workers can be great people

Cons

cleaning bathrooms and teenagers smoking in them

Advice to ManagementAdvice

don't be so flakey!

Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Good place to gain experience while in school, but don't get too comfortable and get trapped.

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    Current Employee - Barista - Starbucks in Beverly Hills, CA
    Current Employee - Barista - Starbucks in Beverly Hills, CA

    I have been working at Starbucks part-time

    Pros

    Benefits for part-timers, free drinks, easy to climb the ladder (to an extent)

    Cons

    Mind-numbing, demands you to be overly subservient to customers, frequently disorganized/chaotic management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make the promotion process much more difficult. Too many incompetent and/or clueless baristas slip through the cracks to the upper ranks.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Great company to work for!

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    Former Employee - Barista - Starbucks in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Barista - Starbucks in New York, NY

    I worked at Starbucks part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Making the customers feel happy when they come in and order, especially when you can make their drinks faster than the time it takes to walk to the bar! A lot of different people to work with! Hours are cool especially if you're going to school! Oh not to mention the dfree drinks you get and mark out every week!

    Cons

    Sometimes you can be on the floor with one other person during a wave of people. Breaks are short, 10 minute break and 1/2 hour meal.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to baristas more often and have managers actually on the floor trying to help out!

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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