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Good job to get your career started and gain valuable experience

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Current Employee - Executive Team Leader
Current Employee - Executive Team Leader

I have been working at Target full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Company is really focused on developing yourself from financial well being, to doing more within the company. They are constantly rolling out new initiatives to do more for the team. The company is one of the few that is not laying people off and is actually still profitable durring the recession. You can get promoted quickly if you are eager, self- motivated and constantly getting feedback

Cons

Not a very consistent schedule, some days you are working to close others 4-7 am, as an ETL on your feet constantly for 10 hours shifts so very rough on the body, the company is always trying to maximize their profit which usually means cutting payroll and the work falling on salary, can be very stressful, always multiple new "focuses"

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Avoid putting so much on employees to help with turnover, I think the biggest part of this is with payroll. The company is currently expanding to Canada and trying to cut expenses, but it is greatly affecting stores and the stress level when payroll is bare minimum and workload is very large currently.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Amazing environment

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Ellicott City, MD
    Former Employee - Cashier in Ellicott City, MD

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

    Pros

    Monthly drawings, friendly management, clean sotre

    Cons

    Tedious tasks, fellow employees not all motivated

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    ok for a part time job

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Hours are good. On average 30-40hr p/wk depending on whose scheduling you.

    Cons

    Not flexible with scheduling.
    Favoritism.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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