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Updated Sep 22, 2023

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Found 1,424 of over 1K reviews
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Talbots CEO Lizanne Kindler
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  • "The people were great to work with(in 66 reviews)
  • "Customers/Truly loved visual ops even though it was a tough job/Discount descent/Some of the coworkers were great some terrible(in 51 reviews)
  • "Benefits were good Nice clothing(in 49 reviews)
  • "Offers great work life balance and allows the leaders to run their location.(in 36 reviews)
  • "flexible hours and fairly easy(in 36 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Sep 3, 2023
      Assistant Manager
      Former Employee
      Charleston, SC
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook


      Great people to work with


      Sometimes there are very long hours

      1. 4.0
        Sep 21, 2023
        Retail Sales Associate
        Current Employee, more than 1 year
        Omaha, NE
        CEO Approval
        Business Outlook


        If you’re looking for a low-key job, Talbots is great. Customers were wonderful to work with, management was laid-back, and the company was fair, clear, and just a solid employer


        Retail in general is not known for high wages, and Talbots is similar to industry standard

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      Talbots has an overall rating of 3.7 out of 5, based on over 1,469 reviews left anonymously by employees. 62% of employees would recommend working at Talbots to a friend and 51% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 4% over the last 12 months.

      According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Talbots employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.8 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Talbots. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

      62% of Talbots employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Talbots 3.6 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.7 for culture and values and 3.1 for career opportunities.

      According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Talbots to be workplace, benefits, coworkers and the cons to be senior leadership, career development, management.

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