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Von Maur Reviews

Updated January 20, 2019
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  • "Dress code is too formal in buying office" (in 162 reviews)

  • "Good number of 20-something department managers - not necessarily a con, but can generate unnecessary drama at times" (in 75 reviews)

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  1. "Cosmetics Department Manager"

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

    I have been working at Von Maur full-time

    Pros

    Not open on holidays, no extended holiday hours, great benefits.

    Cons

    I have no cons to share.


  2. "Sales Associate"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Brookfield, WI
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Brookfield, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay with great benefits

    Cons

    Sometimes have to work brutal hours

    Advice to Management

    Provide employees with more resources like product knowledge

  3. "Sales Associate"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Livonia, MI
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Livonia, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Von Maur full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent pay but a lot of work

    Cons

    Extra Stress from the management


  4. "Good Job for College Students"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Von Maur part-time

    Pros

    Paid time and a half on Sundays

    Cons

    Long hours on your feet
    Hard to adjust your schedule
    No water on floor
    Outdated dress code


  5. "department manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brookfield, WI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brookfield, WI
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Von Maur full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very little physical work or work load.

    Cons

    can be boring waiting for customers, the dress code is outdated

    Advice to Management

    more responsibility for sales staff would go along way in moral


  6. "Review of Von Maur"

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

    I have been working at Von Maur full-time

    Pros

    Training was great! There are so many opportunities for advancement, and I can tell they really care about their customers and employees. The commission is a nice bonus as well!

    Cons

    I cannot really think of anything!


  7. "Don’t Bother"

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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Louisville, KY
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Louisville, KY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Von Maur part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The pay was pretty good for a retail position

    Cons

    Sells outdated fashions, very outdated dress code, and always a very stiff and stuffy environment

  8. "Love the Customer Services job I have."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great Atmosphere. Beautiful Piano Music

    Cons

    A great place to work.

    Advice to Management

    Ladies should be able to wear pant suits.


  9. "Department Manager"

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

    I have been working at Von Maur full-time

    Pros

    Holidays off, great staff, managers want to help, always promote from within

    Cons

    Make sure you make your intentions clear about where you want to be in the company, and make them often!

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you’re doing


  10. "Nice"

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

    I have been working at Von Maur full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits and working conditions

    Cons

    Have to start at an entry level