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Updated February 23, 2018
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Pros
  • There is a large focus on work/life balance that is very appreciated (in 895 reviews)

  • If the team members can't come up with an answer they are more than willing to seek out the answer via manager or other sources (in 1776 reviews)

Cons
  • Work Life Balance is an opportunity (in 1500 reviews)

  • compensation for existing team members being outpaced by newer (in 1594 reviews)

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  1. "Overall good experience"

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

    I have been working at Target part-time

    Pros

    -More reliable hours than cashiers
    -most days are busy

    Cons

    Different approaches to the same guest issue depending on the LOD
    Closing has more responsibilities than opening


  2. "5 years"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Target full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great place to get retail experience

    Cons

    New management made staying harder

  3. "Good company with good hours"

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

    I worked at Target full-time

    Pros

    work/life balance
    decent pay and overtime

    Cons

    management needs improvement
    team members have little to no chance to advance into executive positions (management)
    pay rates max out after final advancement with marginal pay raises every 1st quarter


  4. "signing"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Target part-time

    Pros

    It is a fun job

    Cons

    You can not be afraid of heights


  5. "The People Make the Job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Target part-time

    Pros

    Assisting customers and restocking shelves.

    Cons

    Zoning. Extremely boring, and it feels pointless at times.


  6. "it was an great experince"

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

    I worked at Target part-time

    Pros

    the benefits and the discounts, hours

    Cons

    management, the not enough hours,


  7. "Technology Leadership Program for entry level software engineers"

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    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Technology Leadership Program in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - Technology Leadership Program in Minneapolis, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Target full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The TLP program i s really tailored to help entry level engineers learn. The engineers are very welcoming and willing to help. Minneapolis is also a really great place to work.

    Cons

    I haven't found any downsides about working at Target yet other than the cold weather of Minneapolis!

    Advice to Management

    I do not have any advice to the management.

  8. "Fun with Friends"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Target full-time

    Pros

    Met a ton of people that I became friends with. Didn't have to take job home.

    Cons

    Late nights, especially around the holidays. Scheduling.


  9. "Reasonable retail"

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    Current Employee - Backroom Team Member in Towson, MD
    Current Employee - Backroom Team Member in Towson, MD
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Target part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Its fine if the people you work for are.

    Cons

    It's often physically demanding. My 'dogs' are barking after an 8.5 hour shift.


  10. "Unloading/Stocking"

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    Current Employee - Unloader/Stocker in Torrance, CA
    Current Employee - Unloader/Stocker in Torrance, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Discount ,Friendly staff, hard workers

    Cons

    No set schedule, less hours after Christmas time

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work you’re doing amazing and I love working at Target.


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