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"Retail is not for me"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Assistant Manager (MGT)
Former Employee - Assistant Manager (MGT)
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Learned a lot and managed a great team

Cons

Working holidays and sometimes 12 days in a row. Dealing with nasty customers

Other Employee Reviews for Walgreens

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Former Assistant Manager (MGT) says this is the WORST Management Job to have."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Experience in management.
    Diverse employees.
    Respected company in the industry

    Cons

    Long hours
    Weekends and holidays
    Tedious work
    Lazy employees
    Clueless upper management.

    Advice to Management

    Stop recruiting out of College and start out of HIGH SCHOOL. This will make someone WANT to continue their education instead of feeling like they are stuck in a DEAD END JOB with a Bachelor's degree.


  2. "not bad place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    very professional place to work

    Cons

    General managers pick favorites among managers

    Advice to Management

    give all managers an equal chance to advance


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