Hayneedle Reviews

Updated Apr 12, 2020

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Hayneedle President  Scott Doughman (no image)
Scott Doughman
27 Ratings
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  • "No opportunity for advancement from call center to corporate office(in 8 reviews)

  • "No 401K match, becoming more "corporate" than it used to be, lower than average salaries(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Great Employer!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Omaha, NE
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hayneedle full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good atmosphere and great co-wokers

    Cons

    Location was far from home.

    Hayneedle2019-10-25
  2. "Not worth it"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Omaha, NE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hayneedle part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    You can work from home

    Cons

    You buy your own computer, direct phone line, wifi. Commission amounts to almost nothing $1/hour during busiest season.

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    Hayneedle2020-04-12
  3. "Lots of Pros, Few Cons"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Category Editor II in Omaha, NE
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Hayneedle full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Walmart acquisition put the power of WM behind HN and salaries greatly increased

    Cons

    The new strategy implemented by Walmart in 2018 was terrible, and contributed to tanking the company

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    Hayneedle2020-03-03
  4. "Decent Pay for Mental Abuse"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Care Lead in Omaha, NE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Hayneedle full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    No physical work. Great break room set up. Good work/life balance policies

    Cons

    Bad management. Dealing with upset customers all day. No room to grow career.

    Hayneedle2020-02-27
  5. "If you need work you'll get work"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Equipment Operator 

    I have been working at Hayneedle full-time

    Pros

    The co workers keep the job fun

    Cons

    Very heavy lifting extremely fast paced

    Hayneedle2020-03-06
  6. "No future in sight"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hayneedle

    Pros

    The people when there is people. Layoffs are brutal.

    Cons

    - Working while the CEO is around. Everything must be 100% positive and remain work related. - Knowing a lay-off will happen but not exactly when. - Owned by Wal-Mart

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    Hayneedle2020-02-16
  7. "Used to be a fantastic company....."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Lead Category Editor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Hayneedle full-time

    Pros

    Amazing group of people to work with, engaging on-site management, excellent benefits,

    Cons

    Became a corporate nightmare with Walmart purchased the company. There were multiple lay-offs, lots of speculation about the future of the company, which led to a negative work environment.

    Hayneedle2020-01-30
  8. "Generic Account Management/Sales to business customers"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Account Manager in Omaha, NE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hayneedle full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The best reasons are the working hours M-F, food days, company activities, and benefits

    Cons

    Stuck on the computer all day; commission varies due to how busy the month is; Hayneedle is transitioning to a different form of business; management style varies from manager to manager; accountability reporting

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    Hayneedle2019-09-20
  9. "Gret Company- bad business practices"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Chalco, NE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Family atmosphere, hayneedle days

    Cons

    poor management, no communication throughout the company.

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    Hayneedle2019-09-04
  10. "Walmart ruins everything"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Experience Specialist 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Was the culture to begin with, but walmart has robbed that

    Cons

    a cog in the machine of walmart

    Hayneedle2019-09-03
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