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"Never get a job here"

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Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Coppell, TX
Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Coppell, TX
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Michaels Stores as a contractor (Less than a year)

Pros

You can build retail, marketing, and corporate experiences.

Cons

- High politics between co-workers, managers, departments
- Combined 3 people jobs into 1 position= working through lunch hour, staying late, over time hours on the weekend, no time to take compensation hours or vacation
- At least 3 meetings on one day
- Gossip between women. (90% of this company is women)
- Managers who does not have power or knowledge of about the job move up to higher positions
- Miscommunications, no communication between vendors, different departments and corporate.

Other Employee Reviews for Michaels Stores

  1. "It has its ups and downs, generally a fun place to work though."

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Avon, MA
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Avon, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Michaels Stores part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Inspire creativity, work with young kids, do arts and crafts, pretty easy job, get a store discount

    Cons

    Lots of angry customers who want coupons, typical retail stuff

    Advice to Management

    Offer better raises and opportunities if applicable


  2. "Sales associate"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Hamilton, NJ
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Hamilton, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Michaels Stores part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work. Amen.

    Cons

    You have to wear a uniform.

    Advice to Management

    Take managers from ac moore

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