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  1. A joke

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    Former Employee - Communications Consultant in Libertyville, IL
    Former Employee - Communications Consultant in Libertyville, IL

    I worked at Tower Wireless full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Hours varied, Closeness to place of residence, friendly employees, nice pay, relaxed work environment, helpful ways to increase sales

    Cons

    they changed management at my location which caused the ultimate failure of the location, terrible new management (2011), firing of employees that did not deserve it, terrible workshops, unhelpful upper management, lower management poorly trained, not enough supplies.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make sure that when you hire someone for a position, they have creditable sources.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  2. No training, not the place a woman wants to work!

    Former Employee - Store Manager in Sheffield, OH
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Sheffield, OH

    I worked at Tower Wireless full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    pay was NOT WHAT WAS PROMISSED

    Cons

    Make promises to give you training, treat you terribly not supportive, make sure you get everything in writing as far as wages etc.... get a job description and what is expected of you.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    DON'T TREAT YOUR EMPLOYEES LIKE A NUMBER

    Doesn't Recommend
  3. Horrible company with low pay and misguided management

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Liberty Township, OH
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Liberty Township, OH

    I worked at Tower Wireless full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Fun atmosphere. Lots of great co-workers.

    Cons

    Management is clueless with regard to direction and employee motivation.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Fire everyone in management and start over.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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  5. Working at Tower Wireless, you will regret changing jobs, Extremely micro-managed and upper management is a joke

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    Former Employee - Communications Consultant in Brookfield, WI
    Former Employee - Communications Consultant in Brookfield, WI

    I worked at Tower Wireless

    Pros

    1.) Decent pay for a Communications Consultant (Base)
    2.) Ok place to start a job THATS IT
    3.) Decent benefits as well

    Cons

    Tower Wireless is a JOKE in the end. First, the upper management and senior management cares a less about their employees. Store Morale is always down because employees need to worry about their job security for their family or if your single. The two stores in the Milwaukee area, Mequon and Pewaukee, WI areas are jokes. The management does not belong in those positions. They get you from the start with asking, "If this describes what your looking for.....this is the next job for you!...." They try and sell the position to you and it works until you find out what it is working for this company.

    Personally, within my employment I hit all quotas and exceeded the KPI's and didn't have the total amount of phones out that was expected. However, it was only the "first full month" the BRAND new store was open. It was a bunch of BS. I went on to the next premium retailer less than 3 weeks later in a Store Management position and am producing $7000+ GP (Gross Profit).

    Later, I found out from former employees that I was supposedly let go due to stealing phones. This just shows how micro-managed this company is.

    As of today May 2012, all employees that worked in the 2 stores in the Milwaukee area, no longer are with Tower Wireless.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Simple, treat your employees with RESPECT and make them want to work for your company and you will see results. Treat your employees like you treat your customers. Also, promote the appropiate people to management positions that want a career and know how to treat people around them fairly. As a company the VP and Regionals, and District Managers are all a joke. You guys have a lot of work to do.

    Doesn't Recommend
  6. Revolving Door

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    Current Employee - Store Manager in Vernon Hills, IL
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Vernon Hills, IL

    I have been working at Tower Wireless

    Pros

    Tower Wireless is a decent place to start a sales job, you will learn how to sell cell phones. You will learn about the sales process.

    Cons

    1. Revolving door
    2. Wont pay you what you're really worth
    3. Extreme micro managed
    4. Rob you of you're commission
    5. Hours 50-60 hours a week at the store, 10-20 hours of work at home (Manager Position)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You need to treat your employees the same way you treat your customers, with respect. Its not that hard, if you guys did that might not have a turn over rate that you currently have.

    Doesn't Recommend

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