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I love working for this company, however prepare for long hours

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Current Employee - Store Manager
Current Employee - Store Manager

I have been working at The Body Shop full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Encouraged to speak up and share ideas
Fantastic network of fellow managers for support and spirit-lifting!
Beautiful products, customer engagement and shop floor environment

Cons

A lot is demanded from managers and assistant managers. You'll either embrace it (expected to 'run' your business rather than turn up and set up, close down and go) or you'll buckle.
Long hours - expectation is to be present and work at least 30 minutes before and after you're rota'd (and therefore paid) for every day but this is often more.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be realistic about the working hours required of managers/assistant managers and reflect that in the weekly scheduling if you cannot reflect it in pay.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Working Environment

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at The Body Shop

    Pros

    Great people, very nice atmosphere.

    Cons

    Lots of changes causes disruption amongst employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Trust your staff!

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    Cold working environment

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at The Body Shop part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    -Pretty office, great location and pantry
    -female dominated environment

    Cons

    -Staff are unfriendly and not welcoming

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
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