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"An educational and enlighting experience working within a major corperation"

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  • Career Opportunities
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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Assistant Manager in San Antonio, TX
Former Employee - Assistant Manager in San Antonio, TX
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Employee oriented, work environment is structured towards taking care of the individual associate.
Associates may use the open door process with any member of management without fear of reprisal.
Everyone benefits from the efforts of the group if the store is profitable a bonus is given to all associates.
Good benefits package but better 401k and stock sharing for all employees
Good place to learn merchandising and sales practices.

Cons

Company needs to improve in training for managers not just outside hires. Training in technology, operations and area specifics need to be improved.
Better communications between home office (HO) and front line managers on programs being implement throughout the company. This communications should be across the board in all divisions.
Better pay and compensation for assistant manager, as job descriptions are change to encompass more responsibility compensation should increase along with it.
Better evaluation system for managers and improved career tack which will allow career progression faster and in more directions.

Advice to Management

Revamp the managers career path, progression and pay structure.

Other Employee Reviews for Sam's Club

  1. "Sams Club is a good place to start work, when your in high school."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Evanston, IL
    Former Employee - Cashier in Evanston, IL
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    -competitive pay retail wise
    -flexible when part time
    -Good benefits when full time

    Cons

    -Not a long term position
    -Hours

    Advice to Management

    Look to your key employees that are getting the job done best, and make sure to compensate them accordingly or keep happy by promoting them if they apply to do so.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "It's not the best"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Evergreen Park, Cook, IL
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Evergreen Park, Cook, IL
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The best reason to work at Sam' club is for the free membership. Other than that there is nothing else

    Cons

    Some downside are that they don't pay as much as they should. And the raises are nothing no matter how hard you work

    Advice to Management

    Management is b h h g g g g g g g g g g g g g f g


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