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Jacob Reviews

Updated June 27, 2017
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  1. "Good starting Job"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good learning experience that will help me later in life

    Cons

    No promotion in the company

    Advice to Management

    Train your employees well.


  2. "NA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Jacob part-time

    Pros

    Equal tips for everyone, servers get to keep their tips.

    Cons

    Too fast past and unorganization

    Advice to Management

    NA

  3. "Experience at Jacob"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Jacob part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    -good coworkers, discounts, ability to advance

    Cons

    -little incentive to sell, late night flips, low pay


  4. "Love!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Jacob full-time

    Pros

    Great company, great boss, really love it.

    Cons

    None! It is a great company

    Advice to Management

    Love them!


  5. "Crappy"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    There are absolutely no Pros

    Cons

    The management is crappy don't every work for five guys they fired me because they I accidentally wore the wrong shoes.

    Advice to Management

    Bountiful store has crappy management they don't know how to communicate


  6. "Good place to learn about retail"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Vaughan, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Vaughan, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Learn a lot of hands on work

    Cons

    Slow work environment and not a lot of breaks


  7. "Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jacob part-time

    Pros

    Great people, flexible shifts, discount

    Cons

    none to think of

    Advice to Management

    none

  8. "Visual merchandiser"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great company to work for. Amazing people and training

    Cons

    The politics among management are just crazy

    Advice to Management

    Provide training to all levels of employment


  9. "Key holder"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Lots of fun, easy work

    Cons

    It closed all of its stores

    Advice to Management

    Don't close


  10. "Typical Sales Environment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Jacob full-time

    Pros

    Experience in retail environment

    Cons

    Gossipy environment, no clear direction from management.

    Advice to Management

    Give clear sales goals instead of getting upset at employees who don't meet store sales quota.


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