Indigo Books & Music

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Indigo Books & Music Reviews in Montreal, QC

Updated October 27, 2014
Updated October 27, 2014
115 Reviews
2.9
115 Reviews
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Indigo Books & Music Chairman and CEO Heather M. Reisman
Heather M. Reisman
79 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • good work environment, not too busy, can take it easy and discover books which I love (in 12 reviews)

  • Company culture is great; work/life balance, creative people, well-travelled, easy going (in 5 reviews)


Cons
  • Most frustrating aspect was the disconnect that the head office had for my store (in 12 reviews)

  • Minimum wage pay for a hopeful 20 hours a week (in 12 reviews)

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  1.  

    Amazing

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Customer Experience Representative in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Customer Experience Representative in Montreal, QC (Canada)

    I worked at Indigo Books & Music part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great friendship with everyone, fun work place! A lot of teamwork as well as individual. Learn a lot of skills

    Cons

    Work hours. Managers are not on floor much.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the great work. Try and be more on floor with CER

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great atmosphere, limited advancement

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Customer Experience Manager in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Customer Experience Manager in Montreal, QC (Canada)

    I worked at Indigo Books & Music full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    - great development
    - great friendly atmosphere
    - great starting point in ones career

    Cons

    - large hours of operations = unpredictable and varied shifts
    - no weekends off
    - high turn-over
    - limited funds to compensate staff to retain at all levels

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Great holiday work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Montreal, QC (Canada)

    I worked at Indigo Books & Music part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Great discount
    Managers are nice, always there to help you out and saying what you are doing wrong and what to do to improve.

    Cons

    They don't give their smile card anymore
    Training was too quick, unable to work properly

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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