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"Work hard, play hard"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Technical Lead in Newcastle under Lyme, England (UK)
Former Employee - Technical Lead in Newcastle under Lyme, England (UK)

Pros

pay, you get well rewarded if you work very hard
career prospects if you show commitment
technology advancement. The pace is good

Cons

work/life balance
outsourcing has led to poor performance in IT

Advice to Management

The work hard play hard ethic is good for the right people but they can easily burn out if they are not careful

Other Employee Reviews for Phones 4u

  1. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Doncaster, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Branch Manager in Doncaster, England (UK)

    I worked at Phones 4u (More than a year)

    Pros

    The staff and managers alike were all amazing
    Great benefits
    Great structure of regions
    Opportunities to meet other people at a similar level

    Cons

    It went into administration and doesnt exist anymore!
    The smaller shops were often understaffed - in shopping centres you may have been asked to run a shop alone which can be quite daunting


  2. "Great place to learn teamwork"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Customer Service Advisor in London, England (UK)
    Former Contractor - Customer Service Advisor in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Phones 4u as a contractor (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexible hours during part time.
    Extended working hours during summer and Christmas. An step ahead to extra money.
    Practical training on customer service.
    Team based work.
    Support from senior.

    Cons

    Less working hour for part timer .
    Extra push to sell.
    Expensive price of accessories.
    High competition on promotion.
    Doesn't provide any experience reference.

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