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"Very Hard and Demanding Work, Physically and Mentally"

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Former Employee - Sales Manager in Dallas, TX
Former Employee - Sales Manager in Dallas, TX
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook

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

Pros

Work in the field with some very amazing people at the schools. If you are a strong self motivated individual it is a terrific opportunity.

Cons

Territory offices are EXTREMELY inconsistent. Old Lifetouch means male dominated, alcoholic drinking behavior, inconsistent management. condescending treatment, unclear money practices when it comes to commissions. So many cons it is really sad.
Corporately - appalling that these things are continually brought to HR's attention but continually go ignored. They have a corporate responsibility to demand better and to reprimand poor, unethical, and discriminatory behavior. They choose not to.

Advice to Management

Listen to the reports that come to you and act on them. Look at turnover, it doesn't lie. Where there is tremendous turnover, you have a problem. Get rid of Territory Managers that damage the company.

Other Employee Reviews for Lifetouch

  1. "In many ways the best working environment of my career"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, VA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lifetouch full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    employee owned company
    great ESOP plan
    camaraderie and teamwork
    fair compensation and benefits
    nationwide offices
    chances for advancement if willing to relocate
    sense of "family"
    work hard but play hard, too

    Cons

    seasonal work based on school year
    regular periods of reduced hours and layoffs

    Advice to Management

    expand your consumer base your schools to keep employees working during spring and winter breaks plus summer vacation


  2. Helpful (5)

    "stay away!!! run in the other direction!"

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    Current Employee - Preschool Photographer in Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Preschool Photographer in Raleigh, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    i found no pros sorry

    Cons

    did not follow threw with promise of gas card, training manual, or equipment. Was trained by other employees that didnt have time to train because of fear of not making their bonus points. Managment was never there to talk to and did not follow threw when they said something. I had to call them for jobs they never called me. Did not recieve my first check as promised, which another girl there 4 weeks didnt recieve any either. The other photographer commented at a miliatary base that we were at that these kids (age newborn to 4) should be beat. Because they were scared when they came in. Nice huh??? And this was in a recorded military room, can you imagine what was said when uncle sam wasnt listening!!!! to say the least im done as a lifetouch employee.

    Advice to Management

    get a clue!!!! get new managment!!! and learn how to run a real company!!!!

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