Talbots

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Great team work

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Sales Associate in Santa Barbara, CA
Current Employee - Sales Associate in Santa Barbara, CA

I have been working at Talbots part-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Clean, happy environment. Mostly well behaved older customers. Store discount.

Cons

Always on your feet. Sometimes understaffed.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Allow for more floor coverage during sales.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    An overall wonderful experience!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate
    Current Employee - Sales Associate

    I have been working at Talbots part-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Everyone from sales staff, management, to senior executives to be extremely friendly and great to work with. Merchandise discount is very good. Great flexibility with scheduling.

    Cons

    The loss of medical benefits and inconsistent hours has been very frustrating. Promotions are too frequent. Should give more time to sell goods at full price. Pay scale is not great.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I would like to see you go back to hiring a sales staff that is full time and bring back real benefits for medical and financial benefits.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    great experience

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Talbots

    Pros

    learned invaluable industry best practices

    Cons

    unless you are coming in at entry level, not alot of room for advancement

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    good luck on the turn around

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