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"hard work, good pay, recession proof business"

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Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Lynchburg, VA
Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Lynchburg, VA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Big Lots full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

simple job. process freight, set seasonal p.o.g.

Cons

labor not flexible. leads to lack of accountability because communication is difficult

Advice to Management

make labor hours flexible to sales or earned by period to allow stores ability to plan and be abler to communicate better with associates

Other Employee Reviews for Big Lots

  1. "Employee"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recovery in Morehead City, NC
    Current Employee - Recovery in Morehead City, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Big Lots part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good working environment.
    Good group of people.
    Team effort.
    Good communication with supervisors.

    Cons

    Fluctuations in the number of hours you get each week.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "great deals super small payroll some of the best and worst co workers ever"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Sacramento, CA
    Current Employee - Manager in Sacramento, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Big Lots full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    when its busy time flys

    Cons

    not enough bodies to do the work, no time for training, unrealistic expectations from senior leaders

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