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Lawson Reviews

Updated 21 May 2019

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5 Ratings
  1. "Needs local insight"

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    Former Employee - Sales Executive 
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good software but poor implementation

    Cons

    Do not understand local buying behaviour

    Advice to Management

    Learn the culture

    Lawson2019-05-21
  2. "Avoid at all costs"

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    Former Employee - Middle Management in Tokyo
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    None, unless you are desperate for money.

    Cons

    Very hostile environment with rampant power harassment, sexual harassment and racism.

    Advice to Management

    Start walking the talk you print on the Annual Report.

    Lawson2019-04-20
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  4. "Great experience at part time employee"

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    Current Employee - Part Timer in Beppu, Oita
    Recommends

    I have been working at Lawson part-time

    Pros

    Actually how the experience is depends on the franchisee owner. Mine is just excellent, the owners treats the employees like their family. Very flexible to work with.

    Cons

    Work may be hard at times, considering the pay

    Lawson2019-01-03
  5. "Solution Consultant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very good company to work for, good market to get into.

    Cons

    some challenges from a support perspective within the APAC region

    Lawson2018-04-05
  6. "Crew"

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    Current Employee - Intern in Sakai, Osaka

    I have been working at Lawson part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Organised and very clean place

    Cons

    Since speaks pure Japanese, difficult for foreigners

    Lawson2018-03-16
  7. "Employee"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lawson part-time

    Pros

    study daily operation of convenience store food is good

    Cons

    they do not provide employee price you cannot be late, even 1 seconds, if so, you will lose some wages

    Lawson2018-02-23
  8. "Lawson Store"

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    Staff in Tokyo
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lawson for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible working time and bonuses

    Cons

    Customers are not friendly and work load is heavy

    Lawson2017-10-06
  9. "After half a year as a part time person"

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    Part Time Staff in Nagoya, Aichi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lawson

    Pros

    Good facilites, great people, professional attitudes among employees

    Cons

    They only speak Japanese, so as a foreigner it's a little difficult to communicate at some point

    Advice to Management

    Should hire more international staff

    Lawson2017-05-20
  10. "software engineering"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Tokyo
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    lot of projects are under going, not bad salary, some people are nice

    Cons

    bad working environment, long time work, no vacation, no outlook

    Lawson2017-01-19
  11. "Part time working"

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    Cashier in Beppu, Oita
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lawson

    Pros

    Easy work, Develops Communication Skills

    Cons

    Low hourly wage, Standing the whole time

    Advice to Management

    Improve

    Lawson2015-07-26
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