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Hard work, but a great experience.

Assistant Store Manager Operations (Current Employee)
Minneapolis, MN (US)

I have been working at Sears full-time for more than 3 years

Pros-Working with a variety of people.
-Ability to see how your direct impact can influence a business or the store as a whole.
-Creating a difference in each employees' performance and career growth.

Cons-Scheduling. No work/life balance.
-Lack of availability to take vacation or time off.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Softlines MCA (Former Employee)
Strongsville, OH (US)

I worked at Sears part-time for more than 5 years

Pros: I liked the people that I worked with directly in… Cons: Understaffed. There was often 1 sales associate for all of the apparel section, who had to handle straightening the entire first floor, cleaning out… Advice to Senior Management: Figure out ways to improve moral and understand the importance… More


Opportunity for Commissions Challenged

Sales Consultant (Current Employee)
Schaumburg, IL (US)

I have been working at Sears part-time for more than 8 years

Pros: Good commissions are possible on weekends and family nights. Occasioanally a weekday, usually morning surprise. Associates helpful to other associates as well as… Cons: May have to spend large portions of non-busy days with non-comissioned items, fixtures, cleanup, sign removal and setup. Trying… Advice to Senior Management: Associates and consultants walk the tightrope of trying to entice and satisfy the customer without turning… More

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