Michaels Stores

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Good experience for a first job.

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Former Employee - Associate
Former Employee - Associate

I worked at Michaels Stores part-time (more than an year)

Pros

Friendly people, cared about their employees for the most part.

Cons

Boring job, not a lot of people in the store at certain times.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    It has its ups and downs, generally a fun place to work though.

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Avon, MA (US)
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Avon, MA (US)

    I have been working at Michaels Stores part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Inspire creativity, work with young kids, do arts and crafts, pretty easy job, get a store discount

    Cons

    Lots of angry customers who want coupons, typical retail stuff

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Offer better raises and opportunities if applicable

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Never get a job here

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Coppell, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Coppell, TX (US)

    I have been working at Michaels Stores as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    You can build retail, marketing, and corporate experiences.

    Cons

    - High politics between co-workers, managers, departments
    - Combined 3 people jobs into 1 position= working through lunch hour, staying late, over time hours on the weekend, no time to take compensation hours or vacation
    - At least 3 meetings on one day
    - Gossip between women. (90% of this company is women)
    - Managers who does not have power or knowledge of about the job move up to higher positions
    - Miscommunications, no communication between vendors, different departments and corporate.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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