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"Horrible job working with interesting people"

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Former Employee - Operations Manager in Portland, OR
Former Employee - Operations Manager in Portland, OR
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Borders full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

The only reason to have worked at Borders is for the interesting people that bookstores attract.

Cons

Not only is Borders bankrupt and gone, it was a low paying retail job that slowly stripped employees of benefits on its death spiral.

Other Employee Reviews for Borders

  1. "A great beginning, but I really hated the end."

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    Former Employee - General Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - General Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Borders full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Wonderful culture, interesting and creative people shopped and worked at these stores.

    Cons

    The company forgot its roots and lost its way.

    Advice to Management

    Don't kill creativity and passion next time...


  2. "I enjoyed the job, because of the wonderful experiences it brought my way."

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    Former Employee - Corporate Sales Coordinator in Knoxville, TN
    Former Employee - Corporate Sales Coordinator in Knoxville, TN
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Borders full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good people to work with.

    Cons

    not sure what to say

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