Williams-Sonoma
2.9 of 5 572 reviews
www.williams-sonomainc.com San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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An antiquated company trying to adjust to today's contemporary marketplace.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsThe discount is great and you have ongoing education.

ConsA loss of culture and no work life balance.

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your employees about what needs to change.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Love the job, the company on the other hand.........

    ASM (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Williams-Sonoma


    Pros: Love the product! Love the people at the store. Cons: Unrealistic expectations given the payroll limitations. Training and growth non existent. Tools may be there, but no support to implement. Last year a new training… Advice to Senior Management: Stop with the royal treatment when in the stores. Get real, find out what is truely needed. Inventory to support the customer demand, payroll to… More
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    More demoralizing and disappointing each year

    Casual Associate (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Williams-Sonoma


    Pros: Working with people with similar interest Good discount Fun merchandise Cons: Environment is getting pretty harsh. Workload, responsibilities and performance monitoring increase every year, pay increase does not keep up. Numbers suggest we meet… Advice to Senior Management: People First means employees, not the customers. Really, go back and reread the Associate Handbook. … No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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