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Dollar General CEO Todd Vasos
Todd Vasos
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  1. "Great place with endless possibilities"

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    Current Employee - Lead Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dollar General full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good advancement oppurtunity Face paced Benefits Weekly pay Flexible

    Cons

    Only thing would be upgrade registers

    Advice to Management

    Upgrade the register.

  2. "Assistant Manager Perishables"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in McComb, MS

    I worked at Dollar General full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Decent hours, interaction with different groups of people, salary ok, benefits good.

    Cons

    Some managers are tyrants. Theft from individuals. Heavy lifting.

    Advice to Management

    Respect your subordinates, especially those who work hard and are loyal.

  3. "Always hiring in sales"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cleveland, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Dollar General full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Able to transfer to stores

    Cons

    Work holidays and a lot of weeks ends

  4. "It's about what you'd expect."

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Huntsville, AL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Dollar General part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy Work, Low Maintenance, Weekly Paycheck

    Cons

    Low Pay, Poor Management, Little Training

    Advice to Management

    Organization

  5. Helpful (1)

    "Incredible"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Dollar General

      Pros

      Fun loving place, I got to learn so much from my coworkers

      Cons

      One of the few problems and challenges I faced were the thieves and robberies that took place

      Advice to Management

      Great job

    • "It is eh"

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      Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Greenville, SC
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Dollar General part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Very simple work and you get a bit of independence

      Cons

      No unnatural hair color They refuse to give hours to newer associates Managers get paid barely more than the regular associates.

    • "Hard and under payed"

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      Current Employee - Lead Sales Associate in Houston, TX
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Dollar General part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Works with schedule sometimes Easy enough when there is enough employees

      Cons

      Can get paid much more for same work elsewhere Never enough employees

    • "Cashier"

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      Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Fountain Run, KY
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Dollar General part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Close to home, and easy

      Cons

      Not enough pay, and not enough hours

      Advice to Management

      More pay

    • "Working as a Case pack filler at the Dollar general warehouse"

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      Former Employee - Casepack in Norman, OK
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Dollar General full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Shift and hours allowed me to work here while I attended college.

      Cons

      Supervisors always gave to much work to the few people that worked the hardest and let the lazy employees get by with not doing as much work.

      Advice to Management

      Give larger raises to the hard working employees.

    • "Assistant opps manager"

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      Former Employee - Retail Sales Manager in Covington, KY
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Dollar General full-time for more than 9 years

      Pros

      Very good company's an friendly

      Cons

      To slow to keep up with pace

      Advice to Management

      Keep up the good work thank u

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