Williams-Sonoma

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Unappreciated, out-of-date practices, high stress, low wages.

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Sales Associate in Costa Mesa, CA
Former Employee - Sales Associate in Costa Mesa, CA

I worked at Williams-Sonoma part-time (more than a year)

Pros

Easy
Flexible Schedule
Good employee discount
Multiple family companies to transfer to
Simple breakdown of management levels
Good second job
Learning opportunities

Cons

Easy to feel trapped there
Almost impossible to advance career
Company going broke for obvious reasons
Old rules and practices that no longer work in todays economy or business practices

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Don't beat around the bush with your employees we are smart enough to figure out what is going on. Employees are not paid near enough.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Excellent company to work for. Benefits are great

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Associate in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Associate in Dallas, TX

    I worked at Williams-Sonoma full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Benefits, Hours, Health Insurance plan

    Cons

    Base Salary, Scheduling can be a bit difficult in shift timing (2-9 are weird hours).

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Store managers in each state should work together to create more of a flow across stores.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    It is a pleasent store to work in and very fun!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Seasonal Sales Associate in Marietta, GA
    Current Employee - Seasonal Sales Associate in Marietta, GA

    I have been working at Williams-Sonoma part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    You get a discount
    you get to make new friends
    you get a great paycheck
    very flexible with your schedule

    Cons

    There are no negative statments that I can make about working at Williams Sonoma

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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