The Children's Place

  www.childrensplace.com
  www.childrensplace.com
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A great place to gain experience, but over worked and under paid.

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Eden Prairie, MN
Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Eden Prairie, MN

I worked at The Children's Place full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Fun environment
Learning Opportunities
Great Staff
Nice discount/ deals
Great product
Room to grow/ promotional opportunities available
Company is continuing to expand/ job security

Cons

High Turnover
Unrealistic Time Expectations
Near constant pricing updates/ floorsets/ etc.
Poor work/ life balance
Lower than average compensation
Upper management disconnect

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Listen to your employees, streamline processes

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

556 Other Employee Reviews for The Children's Place (View Most Recent)

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  1.  

    Loved my managers as well as the quality people they hired.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Cashier-Sales Associate in Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - Cashier-Sales Associate in Orlando, FL

    I worked at The Children's Place part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Effective system in place as well as an amazing cohesive atmosphere.

    Cons

    Mandatory working on holidays. No different than all retail, but it was a huge downfall for me.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you're doing!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    The worst retail company to work for

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

    I have been working at The Children's Place full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The benefits are very good.

    Cons

    NO PAYROLL!!!!!!!
    Even when you make more than plan, you still get no payroll
    Heavy workload every week (floor set, floor set updates, price changes, markdowns) and no additional payroll given.
    This company has no structured.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    IF YOU WANT A LIFE BALANCE, STRUCTURE,PLANNING, DECENT PAYROLL. Stay away from this place

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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