Boots Employee Reviews about "poor management"

Updated Jul 27, 2020

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Boots Senior Vice President and Managing Director Sebastian James
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  1. "good"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Milton Keynes, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boots part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    working hours pay time off

    Cons

    poor management and long hours

  2. "not bad"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Burton, Cumbria, North West England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boots full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good people to work with and good pay

    Cons

    poor management and lack of clear communication


  3. "Warehouse"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Warehouse Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at Boots full-time

    Pros

    Easy to gain job at boots

    Cons

    Poor management leadership and no real rules

  4. "Boots"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Pharmacy in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boots full-time

    Pros

    Decent pay. Colleagues great to work with

    Cons

    Poor management And lack of praise

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  5. "Sales assistant"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Boots full-time

    Pros

    Can’t remember to be honest

    Cons

    Poor management Unfair to staff Not proffessional

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  6. "good place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service Advisor 

    I worked at Boots part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - generous pay - nice people - good discount and rewards

    Cons

    - strict timetables and poor management

  7. "Assistant Manager"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Boots full-time

    Pros

    Discounted products available to staff

    Cons

    Very poor management throughout the company

  8. "Decent wage"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Advisor in Belfast, Northern Ireland

    I have been working at Boots part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good wage, the job isn't difficult, can have decent hours

    Cons

    Very little progression, poor management

  9. "Good retail shop to work at"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - No7 Advisor in Newbury, England

    I have been working at Boots full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay Friendly environment Lots of benefits for being an employee

    Cons

    Poor management Understaffed but staff are still sent to help other stores

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    "very bad"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Pharmacist in Gloucester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Boots full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    ok money, variety of locations, some nice staff, employee discount, fair holiday hours. very focused on making customers happy

    Cons

    understaffed, stressful, poor management, no efforts to make employees happy

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