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"A great company to work for"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Marketing Specialist in Naperville, IL
Current Employee - Marketing Specialist in Naperville, IL
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at OfficeMax full-time (More than a year)

Pros

You can really be yourself with your coworkers, everyone is very accepting and has a good outlook on the company.

Cons

There is a lack of leadership development within teams to properly assign roles. There should be a better structured grouping of people within each category.

Other Employee Reviews for OfficeMax

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Like most retailers, most changes make things more difficult............."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Charlotte, NC
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at OfficeMax full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Of the Big 3 office suppy chains, still visually the best.
    Strong focus on the customer
    Good Product Protection program (MaxAssurance)
    A Day Made Better program

    Cons

    Payroll hours make it tough to get things done.
    Associate discount program is weak
    Too many conference calls
    Reports, reports, reports

    Advice to Management

    Military discounts are asked about daily. I think its disrespectful in these times not to offer it.
    Lets get out of the Ink Refill market.
    To maintain a professional appearance, you've got to provide more shirts, or offer replcements more than once per year.
    PIF program is good, but, $5????? I mean, it beats the candy and soft drink, but, $5??????


  2. "Great Place to Work!!!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Omaha, NE
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Omaha, NE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at OfficeMax part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I liked working here. I worked here part time as an Impress Associate and Sales Associate. Friendly Management, Fun work environment. Enjoyed the discount and pay. Great training courses.

    Cons

    No part time benefits except for discount and commission on Max Assurance.


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