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"Demanding work with a great atmosphere and low compensation."

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Current Employee - Merchandising Specialist in Indianapolis, IN
Current Employee - Merchandising Specialist in Indianapolis, IN
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Books-A-Million full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Flexible hours, great atmosphere, ability to grow within the company, meeting new people.

Cons

Low compensation, sales based, crumbling market.

Other Employee Reviews for Books-A-Million

  1. "Not worth it"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Worked with some of the greatest people

    Cons

    Management sucks, no room for advancement, pay is little to none


  2. "Don't work here unless you are desperate, or you need the employee discount to feed your book addiction!"

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    Current Employee - Kids Specialist in North Fort Myers, FL
    Current Employee - Kids Specialist in North Fort Myers, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Books-A-Million part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Employee discount 30% on payday, And being able to check out books.

    Cons

    Everything else!
    They don't give raises.
    It's sell sell sell sell discount cards.
    Sell sell sell sell the 'risk free' magazine trial subscription.
    Do tons of projects.
    Then customer service,

    Advice to Management

    GIVE RAISES! HOW CAN YOU EXPECT YOUR STAFF TO CARE ABOUT THE COMPANY IF THEY NEVER SEE THE RESULTS OF THEIR HARD WORK IN THEIR PAYCHECK!?!?

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