Express Reviews

Updated Aug 1, 2020

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3.2
49%
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Express President, CEO and Director David  G. Kornberg  (no image)
David G. Kornberg
462 Ratings
Pros
  • "50%off employee discount was a plus(in 226 reviews)

  • "Great Discount, Work/life balance, great training tools to fulfill job functions(in 157 reviews)

Cons
  • "You're expected to do more than most minimum wage jobs(in 189 reviews)

  • "Hard work isn't really a con so much as it's hard work for low pay(in 162 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Advanced Associate 

    I have been working at Express part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great company to work for! So much room for advancement!

    Cons

    Long hours but worth it for the pay

  2. "Fun Yet Professional Work Env."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Express part-time

    Pros

    Enjoyed the people I was working with. Felt like a fun team environment

    Cons

    Working retail inevitably means working with rude people.


  3. "Fun if you’re a people person and love fashion"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate - Stylist in Dallas, TX

    I worked at Express part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    50% off employee discount, work with fashionable clothing

    Cons

    Short breaks, shifts would often be longer than expected,

  4. "Great company, poor corporate management"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Express full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Discount is amazing, work is fulfilling and challenging, your coworkers feel like family, always potential to move up in the company

    Cons

    Work/life balance is horrible, pay is alright for the amount of work that is expected, no commission but you’re expected to go out of your way to help every customer

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  5. "Depends on which store"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Express full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Upbeat environment, decent discount on clothes

    Cons

    Hard to move up, if you’re good at your job you may be taken advantage of, benefits not amazing

  6. "Store manager"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Saint Louis, MO

    I worked at Express full-time

    Pros

    Good discount, fun atmosphere, Great team members

    Cons

    No support from upper management, not able to retain part-time talent due to pay, definitely changed a lot over the years not for the best

  7. "Stable Part Time Job"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Associate Manager in South Burlington, VT
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Express part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Discount, varied experience for future jobs, flexibility

    Cons

    Low pay, varied work environments, weird standards

  8. "SM Review"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Express full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great peer culture with managers

    Cons

    Not enough work life balance

  9. "Fast Pace"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Express full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    PTO , Dental ,Vision , Environment are all awesome

    Cons

    Dated dress code , Reactive company culture , Can feel like an over priced Forever 21

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  10. "Great Part-Time Job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Express part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible, Fun, Experience with Customer Service

    Cons

    On your feet a lot, short breaks,

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