Leon's Furniture Reviews

Updated Sep 15, 2020

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2.6
35%
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Leon's Furniture President and CEO Terry Leon (no image)
Terry Leon
93 Ratings
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  • "Long hours, you dont make money if you dont sell(in 23 reviews)

  • "They pay every employee minimum wage and take advantage of them(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "If you are strong, you are proper"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Delivery Driver in Toronto, ON

    I worked at Leon's Furniture full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Depend on customers but still nice tips.

    Cons

    You might hurt yourself while you working.

  2. "Work for your money"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Picker/Packer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Leon's Furniture part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    you get discounts with their furniture

    Cons

    this job was very tough. not alot of respect given to the workers at times. really physically taxing lifting weights all the time. Makes you very tired to have a life outside of work.


  3. "Join only if you are comfortable with commission based salary structure and 0 work life balance."

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Consultant in Brampton, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Leon's Furniture full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Sky is the limit however you only make good money during promotions.

    Cons

    100% commission income. There are days when you dont make a single penny worth of sale.

  4. "Leon’s"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

    I have been working at Leon's Furniture full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work, uncapped commission

    Cons

    Co workers steal customers from each other

  5. "Customer service"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Brantford, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Leon's Furniture part-time

    Pros

    Great people and fun environment

    Cons

    Pay No room for growth

  6. "okay place to work"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Sales in Newmarket, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Leon's Furniture full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    managers don't know how to do their jobs

    Cons

    Long hours, NO IVENTORY, top up program that pays you miniumum wage if you dont make commission but you will have to pay back, so with no inventory you be stuck on minimum wage for a long time.

  7. "Sales Associate"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Scarborough Station, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Leon's Furniture part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    a good place to grow if you are a peoples person

    Cons

    commission base, high pressure, competition among staff

  8. "meh"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Brampton, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Leon's Furniture part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very good entry level experience

    Cons

    Pay, management and the workload is way too much for minimum wage

  9. "High school like environment"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Peterborough, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Leon's Furniture full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Decent money If you’re a people person

    Cons

    Suggestions ignored. Staff unappreciated. Constantly taking things staff. Tons of empty promises and lies.

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  10. "Good for beginners"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Ottawa, ON

    I have been working at Leon's Furniture full-time

    Pros

    Not bad if you’re starting out in sales

    Cons

    You have to pay for your business cards.

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