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"On the decline"

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Former Employee - Operations Manager in Milltown, NJ
Former Employee - Operations Manager in Milltown, NJ
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Staples full-time (More than a year)

Pros

OK pay and benefits
Co-workers are generally fun to work with

Cons

Upper management is constantly breathing down your neck to hit specific numbers.
Pressure sales environment.

Advice to Management

Be more receptive to input from lower managers and help guide their career rather than just telling them what to do.

Other Employee Reviews for Staples

  1. "Great company to work for."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Copy & Print Center Supervisor in Birmingham, AL
    Current Employee - Copy & Print Center Supervisor in Birmingham, AL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Staples full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Encouraged to grow with the company
    Online training offered
    Monthly bonus if the center does well
    Stores nationwide make it easy to transfer
    Management makes a serious effort to increase starting pay

    Cons

    Low starting pay for the area
    Can't do online training at home
    Moderate turnover due to employees not completing their directed tasks OR because of the low starting pay


  2. Helpful (2)

    "B2B Sales Consultant"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - B2B Sales Consultant in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - B2B Sales Consultant in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great training
    Fantastic pay and bonuses for an entry level type position
    Fantastic team and management
    Bountiful career advancement opportunities

    Cons

    Difficult work
    A lot of driving within your territory, but that's outside sales
    high expectations, but not unrealistic

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up

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