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Great place to work!

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Fort Worth, TX (US)
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fort Worth, TX (US)

I worked at Pier 1 Imports full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good work/life balance. Great bonus program! Laid back company.

Cons

Once you are hired in for a particular position, you will be stuck with that position. No opportunities to move up within the company. People tend to stick around for a long time. Company pays below market value.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Create more opportunities for people to advance. Pay people what they are worth.

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Hard work but fun!

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    Current Employee - Store Manager  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at Pier 1 Imports full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    There is a lot of variety in day to day activities and workload. There is always something new happening and the job is never dull. The company values employee feedback and is always working to improve processes. Store managers are not mico-managed. There is some room for creativity and initiative is recognized.

    Cons

    It is a very physically demanding job, lots of walking and heavy lifting, very little sitting. There is a very broad assortment of merchandise in relatively small space that can be difficult to deal with. To be truly successful a GM needs to work long hours. Compensation is relatively is low and associate retention is a challenge.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    This company cares about work/life balance.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Pier 1 Imports

    Pros

    I appreciate having the ability to spend time with family and work.

    Cons

    This is a very physically demanding job.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I think incentive pay raises would be nice.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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