Anchor Blue - not a great place at all..... | Glassdoor
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"not a great place at all....."

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Store Manager
Former Employee - Store Manager
Doesn't Recommend
Approves of CEO

Pros

great work/life balance
awesome discount
some co workers are awesome
some upper mgmt are receptive to your opinion

Cons

company going through too many changes
upper management does not realize that ground level mgrs do more grunt work than being a mgr
some dm's are two cards short of a full deck, they are only concerned with saving their butts and not supporting the stores
they are a small company trying to be big boys in retail.
get back to the basics instead of following everyone else in retail
dm's show favoritism to alot of mgrs that do not deserve it.

Advice to Management

upper mgmt needs to really listen to the front line, because they are the ones that are keeping your house of cards up and running

Other Employee Reviews for Anchor Blue

  1. "Not a good place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - AB Manager
    Current Employee - AB Manager
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    work life balance
    Friendly environment
    dedicated teams

    Cons

    decisions made on who you know, not what you do
    team does not challenge decisions, leads to too many mistakes
    lack of integrity in upper management
    always looking for next thing that will solve all problems vs. having a solid plan

    Advice to Management

    Listen to the field, and dont be afraid to voice your opinion
    Try to develop a focus that does not change every few weeks


  2. "Entry level job"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Relaxed environment but at the same time it's very straightforward. Management knows exactly what they wpneed you to do and you are commended based on your work.

    Cons

    At times it can be a labor intensive operation. Business is business, and workers have to sell that's how all retail works.

    Advice to Management

    Mangement is doing an awesome job. Some sales training with sales associates would help because there is a gap between the selling ability of a sales associate and an LSA or the other management staff.

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