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dd's DISCOUNTS Reviews

Updated October 18, 2017
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dd's DISCOUNTS CEO Barbara Rentler
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  • everyone starts as part-time, rare chances to move up (in 18 reviews)

  • low pay for part time associates (in 14 reviews)

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  1. "They care about thier people"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Area Supervisor in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Area Supervisor in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great people and mgmt. Good disount. You can grow with the company if you do the right things.

    Cons

    sometimes the customers can be rude.

    Advice to Management

    send more people to assessment so we can grow


  2. "Challenging but rewarding"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Dublin, CA
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Dublin, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Training, District / Corporate Support, Growth and Development. Many pros.

    Cons

    Findung qualified staff for minimum wage and little hours.

  3. Helpful (1)

    "My experience at dd's Discounts, would be describe as spectacular."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good management, Great store, learning to keep up with fashion, learning to adapt to changes, great place to shop if you on a budget, and also meeting different people.

    Cons

    Challenges would be the customers. Learning to deal with the upset customers and still be able to smile during your shift. Also, catching on to different types of fashion as merchandise comes in.

    Advice to Management

    Remember to always be positive, no matter what the situation may be.


  4. "Awesome job"

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

    Pros

    Great job. Met some nice people

    Cons

    Standing for long periods of time


  5. "Store Manager"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in El Paso, TX
    Current Employee - Store Manager in El Paso, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great company with so much growing potential. Great leaders of the company that have a great plan for the future. A company that cares about you as a person, not just a position. Company has great processes in place to succeed. The best company I have worked for in my career. Plan to stay a long time.

    Cons

    There are no disadvantages to working with dd's


  6. "Great fun and exciting"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Tamarac, FL
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Tamarac, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Growth great network fun place and quick pace

    Cons

    Not enough time in the day too much going on at a certain time

    Advice to Management

    Keep up with the growth. Dds is coming


  7. Helpful (1)

    "The story is so near my house and everybody seems really funny."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Bell Gardens, CA
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Bell Gardens, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The discounts, and the fact that it's close to my home. Working with people makes the day go by fast

    Cons

    A lot of work, for a little bit of pay and you can't get full-time. I guess they don't want to give us benefits

    Advice to Management

    I want to work full-time and I want benefits!

  8. "I had two interviews with them than did a background check and hired me its a very fun job to do"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Protection Specialist in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Store Protection Specialist in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    20% discount on clothing and everything in the store
    Friendly environment
    Good pay
    Fun and interesting place to work at I really enjoy the Job

    Cons

    Standing up for a long time
    There is not that many cons
    I really enjoyed working there was fun


  9. "Retail sales"

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    Former Employee - FL - Florida in Kissimmee, FL
    Former Employee - FL - Florida in Kissimmee, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible schedule and great customer service. Pleasant atmosphere. Employees very helpful.

    Cons

    Need to provide more hours and cross train employees to do other departments.

    Advice to Management

    Need to be available at all times.


  10. "cashier"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at dd's DISCOUNTS (Less than a year)

    Pros

    discount and i can work where i shop

    Cons

    I do not have anything bad to say


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