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Sears Overview

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Hoffman Estates, IL
10000+ employees
1886
Company - Public (SHLD)
Retail
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Macy's, The Home Depot, Best Buy
I say retail, you say real estate giant. Time will tell for Sears Holdings, the corporation created by the acquisition of troubled department store operator Sears, Roebuck and Co. by Kmart Holding Corp. The megamerger created one of the nation's largest ... Read more

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Sears Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer Edward S. Lampert
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2,825 Ratings
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    "Instructional designer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hoffman Estates, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hoffman Estates, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Sears full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good team players to work with

    Cons

    Company unstable and has negative financial outlook.

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Sears Interviews

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    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Sears.

    Interview

    Done over the phone with a recruiter, and then brief interview with sales manager. We spent about 20 minutes together, and then I was offered the position. The whole process from start to finish was about 45 minutes.

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Sears Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
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