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Teavana Reviews in Richmond, VA

288 Reviews

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Pros
  • Also unlimited free tea while on the clock is an awesome perk as well (in 100 reviews)

  • got to learn a lot of interesting facts about tea (in 19 reviews)


Cons
  • If you have a shred of intelligence, the mind-numbing sales process will drive you crazy (in 38 reviews)

  • Sales goals are a joke in some locations and the rewards you get are not worth mentioning (in 29 reviews)

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  1.  

    Not my cup of tea

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Assistant General Manager  in  Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Assistant General Manager in Richmond, VA

    Pros

    Complimentary tea, weekly pay, high-end shopping environment

    Cons

    Substandard working conditions, poor training program, unprofessional work behavior, favoritism shown from upper management to sales associates, insubordination, unobtainable sales goals, need I say more?...the list goes on...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat all employees with dignity and respect, have a professional work environment where employees look forward to coming to work everyday

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Started off great, ended with no real explaination

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Team Lead  in  Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Team Lead in Richmond, VA

    Pros

    Drinking tea and...well that's all.

    Cons

    The horrible sales pitches, the ridiculous schemes...its just bad vibes all around.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Try treating employes and customer like actual people instead of sheep.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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