Not Your Average Joes - Management Issues | Glassdoor
  1. "Management Issues"

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    Former Employee - Server in Methuen, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Not Your Average Joes part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The team was (for the most part) energetic and worked together. The money staggered, some days (holidays included) I'd walk out with great money, others I'd leave a double with only a little to dry my tears.

    Cons

    There was major management turnover. Depending on who was there for that month, things could be hectic. Kitchen staff and management could be really disrespectful to servers when the fault came from a kitchen error. Tip sharing didn't consider bad service or unused help. I would bus my own tables and order nothing from the bar, but still would have to carve large percentages of what I made out to bartenders (who make...

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    Advice to Management

    Listen more to your servers. The people I worked with were more than willing to own up to their mistakes. Not taking their sides during a blow out over a improperly prepared order really kills trust for you. Also, try to find more management with longevity in their futures.

    Not Your Average Joes2018-07-03

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  1. "Bartender"

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      Former Employee - Bartender in Methuen, MA
      Recommends
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Not Your Average Joes full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Great company ethic, great interaction with guests.

      Cons

      Impossible to get scheduled enough hours to get benefits

      Not Your Average Joes2018-04-16
    • Helpful (1)

      "Bad work environment"

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      • Culture & Values
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      • Compensation and Benefits
      • Senior Management
      Former Employee - Hostess 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook

      I worked at Not Your Average Joes part-time

      Pros

      - Restaurant has good food, so easy to recommend tp customers -Training period for all new hires

      Cons

      - Management doesn't have it together... - miscommunication between management - Distrust between front of the house and back of the house - Waiters rude to hosts/hostesses

      Not Your Average Joes2019-02-18

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