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Cashier (Former Employee), Toronto, ONSeptember 30, 2014
Management was superficial and became upset when I had tried researching on the background of the company.
Would yell at me in front of customers. Asked personal questions and provided personal information about his own self.
** Had made disrespectful made crude remarks to me and my older brother, whom he only met once **
** Had gotten district manager – more... to bully me and threatened to fire me **
I had quit a week after the meeting with the district manager. Clothes are over priced and the manager like to call security and make lie about customers stealing from the store. – less
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Key Holder (Current Employee), Calgary, ABAugust 18, 2014
Fun place to work with amazing sales staff, however management is not very organized and picks favourites.
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Great place!
Sales Associate/ Key holder (Current Employee), N/AFebruary 11, 2014
Great place to work, very diverse. Comfortable atmosphere to work in, co-workers are very helpful and everyone works as a team.
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Fun place to work but high turnover
CASHIER (Current Employee), toronto, onJanuary 9, 2014
Pros: flexible schedules
Cons: little camaraderie with coworkers
The store and company is a great place to work but don't expect to get to really know your co-workers well. People are often switched around between the different stores and while this often is for a better position it can be unsettling to know that everyone you currently work with won't be there in 4 months.
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Great place to learn.,
Sales assosiate wityh key holder duties (Former Employee), Calgary, ABJanuary 4, 2014
Pros: learning, co-workers, meeting targets and goals
Cons: hours getting cut
I loved working at bench, I learned a tremendous amount and loved all my co workers. ALthough when new management took over it was unfortunate my hours got cut because of the NEW ASM and new Managewr needing 40 hours per week although the ASM fighted heavily for me to stay. I learned a lot about customer service, selling, and inventory.
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Productive and Competitive
Keyholder and Assistant Management (Former Employee), Thornhill ,OntarioApril 23, 2013
Pros: contests, paid lunches from me
Cons: contests were bias
We were paid a commission that helped to establish a competitive environment, this also made for a drama filled situation. It was my job to help make people the best they could be and to drive in business
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Great team environment, awesome management and great growth opportunity.
Assistant Manager (Current Employee), TorontoNovember 1, 2012
-every day is different and never boring
-great management team, that work well together
-some of the best sales associates, provide great customer service
-fun & positive atmosphere
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high energy, fast pace store
Sales Associate (Former Employee), yorkdale mallSeptember 21, 2012
Pros: two articles of clothing to start
Cons: not enough hours
replenish stock,count tils, relenish stock, sell sell sell
management did teach alot to do with loss prevention, sales targets, selling techniques. co-workers were good in the beginning because we were all extremely competitive. Hardest part of the job was receiving hours, the most enjoyable part was hitting sales targets as well as making customers – more... happy. – less
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Fun and busy work offering exciting collection of fashion clothing
Salesman (Former Employee), Quezon City, PhilippinesSeptember 29, 2014
Pros: free uniform sponsored by the brand itself, good experience
Cons: very low salary
My work at Bench has taught me how to deal with people of all kinds. I learned the daily routines on a retail fashion store. I have improved my skills on merchandising, inventory, sales and customer service. I also enjoyed my job with my co-workers who shares the same interest in fashion clothing.
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a global brand of apparel
saleslady (Former Employee), Manila, P00September 28, 2014
doing the refilling of the merchandise
opening the cash point and greeting and assisting all our valued customer
i have learned that the most effective way to greet your customer is to smile at them with a proper body language
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Productive and fun place to work with.
Sales Associate (Former Employee), PhilippinesSeptember 6, 2014
This is my first job after I graduate from school. It teaches me to become more patient and persevere. I work with good environment and good co workers and head.
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very insperational
Sales Assistant (Former Employee), SM mnila phils.September 5, 2014
i learned here on how to earned money because of the life style
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Shopping Mall
Sales Specialist/ Branch Visual Coordinator (Former Employee), PhilippinesMay 30, 2014
Cons: 8hours
Good communication in the guest and arrange every tim the product and always SMILE.
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Great environment
Sales Executive (Former Employee), PhilippinesMay 28, 2014
Pros: free lunch
Cons: have monthly bonus
Great environment and my coworker is have team player and also a goal player
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im so proud that i have been work in that kind of company.
Sales Representative (Former Employee), PhilippinesMay 12, 2014
Cons: long hours
being part of that company is an honor... because in that short time that ive work to them. i learned a lot.
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merchandiser
sales associates (Former Employee), Manila, P00March 5, 2014
Pros: free lunch
i learned many things in this work, how to create friendship with others how to manage different type of customer and people
most enjoyable part of this job is to give the customers satisfactory and build friendship with the customer
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convenient and very productive
Sales Clerk (Former Employee), philippinesJanuary 29, 2014
Pros: free transportation
Cons: unpaid overtime
it was fun 2 be with this company because ive learned how to handle pressure...talking with the customers...
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Great Environment and fast paced
Bartender (Current Employee), Brooklyn, NYJanuary 8, 2014
This is a fast paced Sports Bar with great food and music. I am able to not only make great money BUT also enjoy myself in the process. It's a small yet cozy bar in the heart of bay Ridge Brooklyn and we get a lot of walking traffic and have a tremendous amount of regulars.
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fun place
SALES ASSISTANT (Current Employee), London, ENGJanuary 4, 2014
a basic day at work would be to come in , find out wether you're doing stock or working on the shop floor.
so serving customers , advising them what to buy or checking if they were okay for sizes.
i learnt how to use electronic tills and how to security tag clothes.
my co workers were very nice and friendly.
the hardest part of the job is probably being – more... on your feet a lot but the most enjoyable part is making sure people are happy & meeting new people from everywhere – less
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fun and quite busy work place
SALES ASSISTANT/CASHIER (Former Employee), philippinesDecember 27, 2013
Pros: free lunch
Cons: long hours
quite busy workplace

I've learned how to do more up selling and customer services

they are so funny and kind co worker

during company on sales.

when it comes in selling the product to the customer.