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"Cafe leader"

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Current Employee - Cafe Lead Server in New York, NY
Current Employee - Cafe Lead Server in New York, NY
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Barnes & Noble part-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Nice environment, good co workers and management, good hours too, it is very convenient for me on e is inside my college Baruch college, the management is nice too especially the cafe manager

Cons

Small chance of growing, not very new tasks every day and not very good salary, i want to stay with the company but i do not see a lot of room to grow inside the company and they do not give employees a lot of chances to grow.

Advice to Management

Try to motivate more employees with more chance for the ones that want to stay with the company and grow there,

Other Employee Reviews for Barnes & Noble

  1. "Decent part time job"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Barnes & Noble part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Pleasant, knowledgeable, friendly and upbeat managers, treat employees with respect. Diverse group of employees. Medical benefits available to full time employees

    Cons

    Minimum wage whether full or part-time employee. Career advancement opportunities limited. Can be long hours on your feet. Sometimes under staffed so customers get irritated with having to wait for assistance.


  2. "Big company with great people and bookish culture"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Barnes & Noble full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Too many layers of middle management. Company is no longer growing and over invested in NOOK resulting in micromanaging instead of meaningful innovative change

    Advice to Management

    Bring in meaningful change to the business. Invest in retail innovation.


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