Kohl's

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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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    Waste of my life

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Customer Service Associate in Tukwila, WA (US)
    Former Employee - Customer Service Associate in Tukwila, WA (US)

    I worked at Kohl's part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Discounts are ok and some of the people you work with are amazing at their job

    Cons

    If you are good at your job you wont get a promotion. They give it to the people that they want to keep in one spot.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Assistant Store Manager

    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Chicago, IL (US)

    I have been working at Kohl's full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great starting salary for twenty somethings right out of college, good start for a first career

    Cons

    Extremely late hours, have to work six days a week during the holidays, workload is extremely overwhelming.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The store will fall apart if your store manager doesn't set the standards of what the assistant store managers should be doing, store managers need to be more of a leader, not a follower.

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