Pier 1 Imports - An energizing place to work | Glassdoor
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"An energizing place to work"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Sales Associate in Saint Louis, MO
Current Employee - Sales Associate in Saint Louis, MO
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

- Discount
- Friendships
- Flexibility of hours
- Support system for personal life
- Interesting and colorful store
- Simply and challenging at the same time

Cons

- Dress code
- Enormity of tasks
- Unrealistic goals
- Emphasis on credit cards
-- Less hours if not enough opened
- Off hour shifts are awful (10:30pm to 2:30am)

Advice to Management

I think that every person at corporate should have to work a week at a store as an associate. That Undercover Boss show should do Pier 1 - Perhaps things would become more realistic.

Other Employee Reviews for Pier 1 Imports

  1. "Fun, exciting and rewarding."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great product, ever-changing envionment, rapid pace but fun.

    Cons

    Huge deadlines/constant merchandise display changes

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work!


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Unpleasant"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Paramus, NJ
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Paramus, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    The employee discount is the best benefit

    Cons

    Sales Associates are not respected as valuable assets to the team;
    There is very definitely favortism for certain associates;
    Physically demanding work for low pay;
    Creativity not encouraged;
    Hours are very sporadic;

    Advice to Management

    Senior management; HR should find a way to communicate with store-level employees, since these are the folks on the front line, greeting the customers.

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