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Lackluster management and no growth opportunities

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Former Employee - Operations Manager  in  City of Industry, CA (US)
Former Employee - Operations Manager in City of Industry, CA (US)

I worked at Williams-Sonoma full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

40% associate discount, well-known brand name,

Cons

Promotions not based on performance, bureaucratic org structure, lack of clear direction, poor morale among associates, benefits significantly reduced in 2009, lack of trust in management team members, mid level management not involved in decision making process

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Make an effort to recognize team members based on their performance

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Xmas help short term employment

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    Current Employee - Holiday Help Cashier  in  Providence, RI (US)
    Current Employee - Holiday Help Cashier in Providence, RI (US)

    I have been working at Williams-Sonoma part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    great discount for employees with company

    Cons

    low salary just over minium wage

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    need better training and experience

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Coordinator

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    Former Employee - Coordinator
    Former Employee - Coordinator

    I worked at Williams-Sonoma part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great working team and wonderful benefits

    Cons

    holiday hours and early morning shifts for visual

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    pay your floor managers and assoc more $ so you can retain talented employees

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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