Pier 1 Imports - It was an excellent opportunity to grow my customer service and communication skills. | Glassdoor
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"It was an excellent opportunity to grow my customer service and communication skills."

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Former Employee - Sales Associate
Former Employee - Sales Associate
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Pier 1 Imports part-time (More than a year)

Pros

The retail environment is one that fosters growth in superb customer service. Every customer who walks in the door is acknowledged, and as an associate, one's duty is to meet their needs. The Pier 1 experience for employees is one of satisfaction for serving customers.

Cons

Unfortunately, the room for growth is relative to the store size. Upper management is not focused enough on growing their retail employees in terms of rank; only in terms of service to the customer.

Advice to Management

It would be beneficial to the retail employees who want to advance with the company if management would acknowledge their employees in this regard, and take the necessary steps to foster that kind of growth.

Other Employee Reviews for Pier 1 Imports

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work!"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fort Worth, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fort Worth, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pier 1 Imports full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good work/life balance. Great bonus program! Laid back company.

    Cons

    Once you are hired in for a particular position, you will be stuck with that position. No opportunities to move up within the company. People tend to stick around for a long time. Company pays below market value.

    Advice to Management

    Create more opportunities for people to advance. Pay people what they are worth.


  2. "This company cares about work/life balance."

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    I appreciate having the ability to spend time with family and work.

    Cons

    This is a very physically demanding job.

    Advice to Management

    I think incentive pay raises would be nice.

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