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"Great experience, but got out at the right time."

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Former Employee - Assistant Manager (MGT) in Springfield, MO
Former Employee - Assistant Manager (MGT) in Springfield, MO
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Great Community-Enjoyed working with most of my co-workers
Fun Environment
Everyday was different
Extremely mindless and easy

Cons

Hours
Transfered frequently-Worked at 5 different stores in 2 1/2 years
Got out at the right time-Most MGT's were forced to take a significant pay cut

Advice to Management

Your employees are the most important asset you have... try to avoid "re-structuring," you will eliminate ALOT of turnover!

Other Employee Reviews for Walgreens

  1. "Good company, not so great management"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cashier in Milledgeville, GA
    Current Employee - Cashier in Milledgeville, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great people, nice coworkers, never working the same job for two days in a row.

    Cons

    Management can be biased - I've never worked somewhere before with such flagrant biases between management and certain members of staff.

    Advice to Management

    Don't play favorites!


  2. "Not Bad, Not Great"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walgreens part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Competitive Pay, Flexible Work Hours, Meet a lot of people, Thousands of stores to work at

    Cons

    Anything that associated with retail is a con, but its to be expected when working here.

    Advice to Management

    TRAINING and CLASSES in Management Please.

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