The Body Shop

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A retail environment that nutures, supports and encourages excellence

Store Manager (Current Employee)

ProsSupport network of other managers and line managera
Encouraged to act and examine your branch as your own business

ConsSalary
Not a fully integrated EPOS system

Advice to Senior ManagementReview salary thresholds and bring up to date given the expectations we fulfill and the cost of the world we live in

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A company with wonderful values, but confusion in its place in the market.

    Store Manager (Former Employee)

    I worked at The Body Shop full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Every single day, I wanted to help people with what I did in my employment. When I worked at The Body Shop, I had… Cons: Here's where sadly, I have to dissect all of my pros: The Body Shop is not classified a cosmetics retailer but as a specialty retailer, so… Advice to Senior Management: Spend some time in your stores while not wearing a suit or not as a member of management would look . Please really look at… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Starts off alright, all downhill from there

    Keyholder (Former Employee)

    I worked at The Body Shop full-time for less than a year


    Pros: -Excellent core values, extremely community-friendly -Fair trade and organic ingredients that can make you feel good about selling them -Easy, comprehensive training program -Cruelty-free… Cons: -Horrendous, high school-like work atmosphere, fuelled by gossip amidst management and employees alike. There is an age requirement there of 18+, yet every girl there… Advice to Senior Management: Remember your core values and stick to them. You value self esteem; spend time nurturing and complimenting employees, rather than scrutinizing them. When I… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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