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Starbucks Reviews

Updated 18 December, 2018
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  1. "Starbucks"

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    Current Employee - Barista in North York, ON
    Current Employee - Barista in North York, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Starbucks (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Employees are very very friendly

    Cons

    Customers can get a bit cranky. They need their coffee


  2. "Barista"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at Starbucks full-time

    Pros

    Good first job for students. Coffee. Flexible.

    Cons

    Experience depends on the manager of the store you work at.

  3. "Awesome!"

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst
    Current Employee - Business Analyst
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Starbucks (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Myself simply bcoz of great work environment, people and perhaps the experience of being exposed yourself to customer relations activities In which teaches you and mold you to be better people oriented which is very valuable tool in any industry in terms of handling and resolving matters amicably .

    Cons

    Well, rude people are everywhere and this is where your valuable customer relation tool experience comes into effect . Well holiday seasons work /scheduling can be stressfully challenging.

    Advice to Management

    Im not qualified to give advices but l would happily shot you a suggestions rather .and that suggestion is where the students and partimmers comes very effective utility to patch and ease up scheduling.


  4. "Barista"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Starbucks full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, good hours, free drinks, kind co workers, good experience, hands on training

    Cons

    Bad hours depending on season, rude customers


  5. "11/10"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Starbucks full-time

    Pros

    Thorough training, lots of opportunity for development

    Cons

    There are not any cons!


  6. "Store manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Starbucks full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, flexible hours, co scantly learning

    Cons

    Not enough time in the day


  7. "Barista"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Starbucks part-time

    Pros

    Best job I have ever had

    Cons

    Customers beung upset and angry can be a downside

    Advice to Management

    Give employees a raise

  8. "Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Starbucks full-time

    Pros

    Benefits
    Great co workers.
    Meet lots of people
    Networking
    RRSP
    bean stock

    Cons

    Some staff and some management could be a bit of a pain to deal with.

    Advice to Management

    Keep taking care of your baristas and increase wages. I would still be with the company if wages were higher


  9. "It was a great 15 years, learned a lot"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Fun environment and customers decent pay

    Cons

    High management turnover, very structured and micromanaged

    Advice to Management

    Hire better managers so you don’t need all the structure and micromanaging


  10. "Great Team, Great Environment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Starbucks part-time

    Pros

    Flexible with your schedule, and definitely good for students

    Cons

    Deal with pretentious people everyday