Barnes & Noble
3.3 of 5 899 reviews
www.barnesandnobleinc.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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A great opportunity

Lead Bookseller (Current Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I have been working at Barnes & Noble full-time for more than 8 years

ProsWork with most of their employees.

ConsNeed to eliminate bad hires sooner.

Advice to Senior ManagementOverall fairness to all employees instead of overseeing flaws do to favortism or not willing to discipline.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Manager (Former Employee)
Mansfield, OH (US)

I worked at Barnes & Noble full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Amazing people to work with, great environment, you work with people that really care about you. Customer base is awesome and you build lasting relationships… Cons: Way behind in technology, takes the long way around doing things, payroll is very limited so there is never more then a few people working… Advice to Senior Management: None Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Great job through college

Music Seller (Former Employee)
Plano, TX (US)

I worked at Barnes & Noble part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Nice and accommodating as a company, stores vary of course. Great environment, fun place to work, good… Cons: The customers! But that's unavoidable haha. And some stores don't have cafes! Also, pretty much… Advice to Senior Management: Don't let being a key-holder go to your head. And don't take out your anger about… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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