Williams-Sonoma
2.9 of 5 574 reviews
www.williams-sonomainc.com San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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corporate creative

Print Production Assistant (Former Employee)
San Francisco, CA

Proshealth benefits start on your first day
structure to help employees make the most of their benefits (health fairs, etc)
somewhat creative environment
fair corporate art on display in offices
people are generally nice

Consrigid corporate structure
dress code
office gossip
unwanted overtime
retail-focused workplace (feels like you're working at a mall)
no promotion, not much help/structure to advance beyond entry position

Advice to Senior Managementpromote people based on skill

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    People are nice, culture needs a ton of improvement.

    Production Artist (Current Employee)
    San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Williams-Sonoma full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Most people are genuinely nice to others. A very exciting… Cons: Lots of power struggling among middle management Advice to Senior Management: Upper management needs to know what worker bees are thinking about, what… More
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    Avoid employment or patronizing this company

    Sales Associate (Former Employee)
    Winter Park, FL

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


    Pros: High quality products, decent discount Cons: Poor communication skills from management to associates, disrespectful work environment. Advice to Senior Management: The Winter Park, Florida location has lost nearly every single one of their seasoned & knowledgeable associates; the people who know the product, the… 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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