Williams-Sonoma
2.9 of 5 533 reviews
www.williams-sonomainc.com San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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People are nice, culture needs a ton of improvement.

Production Artist (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA (US)

I have been working at Williams-Sonoma full-time for more than 5 years

ProsMost people are genuinely nice to others. A very exciting place to work.

ConsLots of power struggling among middle management

Advice to Senior ManagementUpper management needs to know what worker bees are thinking about, what they need the most not just believe what middle management is saying

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Las Vegas, NV (US)

I worked at Williams-Sonoma full-time for less than a year


Pros: So many shifts to choose from. You get a… Cons: You probably cant afford the stuff they sell (even with… Advice to Senior Management: You guys did a solid job, just remember that you… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Great products and compelling company narrative, but unfair and unethical business practices

Various (Former Employee)

I worked at Williams-Sonoma full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Good pay, and descent benefits. The discount is good, especially if you live… Cons: Discriminatory hiring and promotional practices. Poor technological integration. For example, why can't a customer use one shopping cart for Pottery Barn, West Elm,… Advice to Senior Management: Bring the company together. Take a closer look at the supply chain, and optimize, optimize, optimize. Bring back tuition reimbursement, and consider more… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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