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Great team environment but Executives are worked like dogs

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Houston, TX (US)
Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Houston, TX (US)

I have been working at Kohl's full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

The store has a great team environment, one big family. Development is non-stop and the company continually looks to promote from within.

Cons

Store hours are not condusive to a healthy work-life balance. Often times executives are expected to close late (11 p.m. or later) and turn around and be back at 6 a.m. Store Manager does not seem to put as much support into the Executive team, often times leaving them to cover SM shift when the SM leaves early. Equality among the Executive team is non-existent, often times leaving 1 executive handling 80% of the load themselves.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Take more interest the how happy your team really is. Offer to handle the front lines more often so the team can focus on what needs to be done and get tasks completed efficiently. Have more consideration for work-life balance for entire team and not just themselves.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Sucks

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Associate in Hayward, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Associate in Hayward, CA (US)

    I have been working at Kohl's part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Its a job..
    Flexible hours and management doesn't get on your back.

    Cons

    Everything Else that has to do with the job

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Know what's going on in your store!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Dead Hamsters Can Be Managers

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Hired As Freight, But Really Did Everything in Herndon, VA (US)
    Former Employee - Hired As Freight, But Really Did Everything in Herndon, VA (US)

    I worked at Kohl's part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The people really what made the drudgery of everyday work worth it.

    Cons

    You're hired for the purposes of payroll under one title then cross trained so that you can literally do everything in the store, but your pay never shows that you are a cashier/customer service/merchandiser/ad set associate.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get to know every individual department and work on learning how it all comes together.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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