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"Was a great company at one time"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

great people, good coffee and books!

Cons

Hired all non-industry people for upper management

Advice to Management

Books are not groceries

Other Employee Reviews for Borders

  1. "Low pay and out of business but I loved that job"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Borders Books in Grand Junction, CO
    Former Employee - Borders Books in Grand Junction, CO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Borders part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It was one of the best jobs I've ever had. I loved the staff and management. It was fun working with the kids and around all the books.

    Cons

    They went out of business and the low pay.

    Advice to Management

    They were great. I have no advice for them.


  2. "Great company, too bad it is gone"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Programmer Analyst in Ann Arbor, MI
    Former Employee - Senior Programmer Analyst in Ann Arbor, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Borders full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Lots of great, smart, well read people

    Cons

    Over priced store real estate and a hyper competitive market.

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