Compare Barnes & Noble vs Arcandor BETA

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Barnes & Noble

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Arcandor

Employee Ratings

  • Arcandor scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 4798 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
5.0
(based on 1 reviews)
Arcandor employees rated their Overall Rating 1.3 higher than Barnes & Noble employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
5.0
Arcandor employees rated their Career Opportunities 2.2 higher than Barnes & Noble employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Arcandor employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.2 higher than Barnes & Noble employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
5.0
Arcandor employees rated their Work-life balance 1.3 higher than Barnes & Noble employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
5.0
Arcandor employees rated their Senior Management 1.8 higher than Barnes & Noble employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
5.0
Arcandor employees rated their Culture & Values 1.3 higher than Barnes & Noble employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Barnes & Noble Ceo James Daunt
74%
74%James Daunt
CEO Approval
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N/A0 Ratings
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
N/A
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
N/A

Salaries

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$10/hr
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$34,136/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Barnes & Noble.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Barnes & Noble.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 405 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 194 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 209 reviews)
"Part time"(in 198 reviews)
Featured Review
"B&N"Jan 26, 2021

Former Employee - Barista

I worked at Barnes & Noble part-time

Pros

Management was amazing to their staff!!

Cons

Didn't hire full time, but that is easy to over look

"Summer Intern"May 29, 2018

Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

I have been working at Arcandor

Pros

Authentic culture, CSR, caring managers, looks like they were really trying to make the world a better place

Cons

Seems to be not a profitable business, they struggled

Advice to Management

Looks like they filed for insolvency

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