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ddsdiscounts.com Pleasanton, CA 16 to 50 Employees

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never a dull moment at dds..

Area Superisor (Current Employee)
Visalia, CA

ProsBuilding a great team and enjoying the friendships you make with associates and customers. In my experience i'm glad that somebody actually hired me with absolutely no experience and I've learned so much there. I started out in stock and moved to cashiering, cash office, and frontend. i then had the opportunity for a promotion and became FES then an area supervisor. I understand everyone has mixed feelings about their management team but i love my team and how much we've improved over the years. We lacked in communication but we've worked on that and have a completely different team. I've seen people come and go, good and bad attitudes but if you don't know how to control your emotions this isn't the place for you. I am a great respectful supervisor and anyone can come to me when they have questions. Glad to have a great team like mine and happy that i have another opportunity for advancement.

ConsI feel like i don't get as much recognition as i should from higher management, glad my associates let me know i'm doing a great job. Some expectations are a little too high i don't understand why i have to speak to something as a ASM point of view when my ASM barely knows it and can't speak to it himself. The type of client's we attract aren't always the best and don't always respect us. Hate that we are sometimes short staffed because we have to save payroll. Just wish people wouldn't treat us as a flea market.

Advice to Senior Managementlet your team know they are doing a great job don't let every visit be negative!!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    My experience at dd's has more cons then pros

    Retail Sales Associate (Current Employee)

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS part-time for more than a year

    Pros: Medical benefits for part-time associates, the employees are friendly and close , safety… Cons: The pay is minimum even with experience, hours are horrible when slow,… Advice to Senior Management: Try to get the more pay for the work, more promotion for the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Shady Middle Management Immobilizes Development

    Buying Office Employee (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros: Benefits are very good (medical, vacation etc.) Really flexible about taking vacation time off. Casual dress code ("Denim Days"… Cons: Extremely corporate and rigid. Dishonest middle management gives you the runaround when you ask questions about your… Advice to Senior Management: Respond to concerns with REAL, honest answers -- not canned,… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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