Joie de Vivre
3.3 of 5 18 reviews
www.communehotels.com San Francisco, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great learning experience but it plateaus quickly

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Joie de Vivre

ProsTips, great employees, free lunch, decent salary.

ConsYou work a lot harder than what you are paid. To get anything done there to make sure the guest are happy, you would have to go through all this politics and have to see if it can be put into the budget, even the smallest things.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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When I was hired I thought Hotel Kabuki was a great place to work, but now I'm not too sure.

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San Francisco, CA (US)

I have been working at Joie de Vivre


Pros: - Center of Japan Town - Decent Pay - Great Coworkers - Perks Cons: - Inexperienced top leadership with little sense of direction - New ownership with lots of changes - Average Benefits (recent reductions) - Policy being crafted… Advice to Senior Management: - Conduct a Climate Survey and hear what the employees have to say - Rub elbows with the employees to experience first hand what their frustrations… More

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Times are a Changin'

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Joie de Vivre


Pros: A brand with so much potential to go so far founded on basic principles of good, smart hospitality. A company… Cons: Over twenty years of successful leadership by Chip Conley and his team have come to an abrupt end. The culture of a company which was… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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