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Target Reviews

Updated Jul 24, 2014
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3.2 7,688 reviews

63% Approve of the CEO

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John J. Mulligan

(89 ratings)

60% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Decent work/life balance in many areas (including work-from-home opportunities)"(in 230 reviews)

  • This can be attributed to the young population of team members at headquarters(in 662 reviews)


Cons
  • Work/life balance is stressed however hard to achieve with very high expectations(in 512 reviews)

  • I feel the compensation for team members does not always reflect the job positions(in 648 reviews)

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    Sales Floor Team Member (Former Employee) Los Angeles, CA

    ProsDefinitely recommend this place as a starter job. Everyone is friendly all they care about is the guest and trying to makes them feel comfortable. They have little recognitions meetings.

    ConsIt was seasonal, so everything had to be fast pace. The slower workers would get called out if they were doing there job slow.

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

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    Very interesting job.

    Certified Pharmacy Technician (Former Employee) Easton, PA

    ProsFriendly atmosphere .Very good co-workers

    ConsVery good company to work with and also team work .

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed prompt actions if any trouble arise with the customers .

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    Great company

    Softlines (Current Employee) Webster, TX

    Pros10% discount
    flexible hours
    fun family like environment

    Consyou have to buy uniform

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

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    great experience , great job.

    Cashier (Former Employee) San Jose, CA

    Prosco workers were very friendly . great hours

    Conscustomers are rude. sometimes the GSTL will forget your break

    Advice to Senior Managementtake more chances on people. minorities to be specific.

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

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    Great company to work for

    Sales Floor Team Member (Former Employee) New York, NY

    ProsManagement is as caring to the employees as it is to the customers. There is a very big 'team' element to the store.

    ConsWages should be a bit higher, especially for upper management.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work!

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    pays well, not the most fulfilling work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsPays well, goes by fast

    ConsDo a lot of work an hourly employee would

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good company

    Senior Human Resources Business Partner (Former Employee)

    ProsTarget has a great culture and good benefits. Amazing community support and opportunity for advancement. Policies are administered fairly and consistently.

    ConsWorking for Target headquarters and not living in Minnesota means a lot of conference calls early in the morning and a lot of travel to Minnesota.

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

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    Loved working for the company.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsDiscounts and all the friendly staff that worked at the location I was at.

    ConsVery hard to advance within the company even if you have the experience.

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

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    Great Job for teens

    Target Team Member (Current Employee) Falls Church, VA

    ProsGreat pay. and great work enviroment

    ConsCut of hours during non seasonal time

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

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    Sales Floor Team Member (Former Employee) Machesney Park, IL

    ProsGreat place to learn customer service skills. Great exercise...you are always moving!

    ConsNot much room for advancement. Retail hours.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep doing what you are doing.

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

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