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Steak ‘n Shake was founded in February, 1934 in Normal, Illinois. Gus Belt, Steak ‘n Shake’s founder, pioneered the concept of premium burgers and milk shakes. For over 80 years, the company’s name has been symbolic of its heritage. The word “steak” stood for STEAKBURGER. The ...
Mission: Constantly to serve our patrons the highest quality burgers and shakes along with extending them great service at the lowest possible prices.

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Steak ‘n Shake Chairman and CEO Sardar Biglari
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804 Ratings
    Former Employee, less than 1 year
    Royal Palm Beach, FL
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    You gain communication, teamwork, time management, and quick thinking skills.


    The location was a bit far from major cities.

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    In Person35%
    Employee Referral5%

    1. Shift Manager Interview

      Anonymous Employee in United States
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      The interview was quick and easy. He asked normal questions about my background then touched on leadership and management. I was hired on the spot and started working shortly after.

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    ...No benefits, no breaks, you’re alone a lot and stressed 80% of your shift...

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    33% of employees think that Steak ‘n Shake has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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