Michaels Stores
2.7 of 5 729 reviews
www.michaels.com Irving, TX 5000+ Employees

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Certified Custom Framer (Former Employee)
Commerce, MI (US)

I worked at Michaels Stores part-time for more than a year

ProsGood environment, great people, good training and learning curve. You have the opportunity to grow close with the other employees. Lots of potential for advancement.

ConsMinimum wage, poor hours, inexperienced management. Most of the cons are typical of any retail job regardless of the industry.

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Never get a job here

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Coppell, TX (US)

I have been working at Michaels Stores as a contractor for less than a year


Pros: You can build retail, marketing, and corporate experiences. Cons: - High politics between co-workers, managers, departments - Combined 3 people jobs into 1 position= working through lunch hour, staying late, over time hours on the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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I have been working at Michaels Stores part-time for more than a year


Pros: There are some tough people with great sense of humor who stick it out… Cons: Management is terrible. You can tell corporate is full of people who have never worked in the stores as they make up policies left and… Advice to Senior Management: Come up with a real training program, stop hiring so many people, and stop changing your policies so often! Change your focus from expanding… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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