I worked at Signs By Tomorrow USA-Inc full-time (Less than a year)
They are all independently owned, so it's unfair to judge the company as a whole. But, I did Havewonderful owner to work for and some of the greatest coworkers ever. Again, it came down to the owner hiring and firing responsibly. Learned everything about the business there. 12+ years in the industry and counting now. (Have moved on to other shops now)
Retail-ish. The name was always causing us trouble. Could be boring if it weren't for good sales guy bringing in fun projects.
Advice to Management
Hmm.. Nothing really
I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Signs By Tomorrow USA-Inc (Rockville, MD).
Phone interview first to get your background and what you are looking for. In house interview next was a group interview with several other candidates. They do not do this to much anymore. They are looking for creativity and that your personality meshes with their work culture and family dynamic. Final interview was one on one with a few different people and includes a test for designers, production staff and installers to find out your skill level.
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