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www.btol.com
Charlotte, NC
1001 to 5000 employees
2006
Company - Private
Retail
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
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If you've strolled through a library recently, you likely saw a lot of Baker & Taylor (B&T) without knowing it. The #1 supplier of paper and digital books to libraries, B&T primarily serves two types of markets ... Read more

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Baker & Taylor President and CEO George Coe
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Charlotte, NC
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    I have been working at Baker & Taylor full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great market position and good people across the company

    Cons

    Struggling with software solutions for libraries but tremendous opportunity

    Advice to Management

    Make the hard choices now so long term is preserved.

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Baker & Taylor Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Momence, IL
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Baker & Taylor (Momence, IL) in March 2016.

    Interview

    Set up and account at btol.com Applied online for order picking and receiving. About a week after revived a call to come in for interview for receiving position. After interview I received a call three to four days later offering the position. Finished up 1-9 papers and job offer letter through btol online account. They then emailed the paper for drug test/ background consent. Giving a two day window for drug test. After a week the drug test results were back orientation was about two weeks there after which was a day long then that following Wednesday started my three day training.

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Baker & Taylor Awards & Accolades

  • America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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