Pros: fun, sales & goal driven, discounts, benefits
Cons: weekends, evenings, pto must be earned.
During the time I worked for Pier 1, I had just come from retail banking where there is more structure. I figured since my school schedule changes every semester, that it would be best to work someplace less structure. I found it very difficult to balance my life out working with Pier 1 Imports simply because I am extremely used to the structure that – more... retail banking provided for me. However, I will say that I learned to smile working for Pier 1 Imports. I learned to smile the hardest I could even though I was having the saddest of days. This helped improve my work ethic in banking. Additionally, I did gain some sales experience as a Sales Leader. – less