Target
3.2 of 5 6,691 reviews
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Updated Apr 14, 2014
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3.2 6,691 reviews

                             

71% Approve of the CEO

Target President, CEO, and Director Gregg W. Steinhafel

Gregg W. Steinhafel

(3,340 ratings)

62% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Decent work/life balance in many areas (including work-from-home opportunities)"
    in 180 reviews
  • "the interview process is different, but I always work with great team members"
    in 535 reviews
Cons:
  • "Work life balance is difficult to maintain, each store has a different culture"
    in 384 reviews
  • "They usually hire external candidates instead of promoting experienced team members"
    in 512 reviews
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Great experience working at Target

Senior Delivery Manager (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Target full-time for more than a year

ProsCollaborative Culture, Technology focused, better work life balance, Team member focused, Great Leadership bench

Consdecision process is time consuming, Talent acquisition is a painfully long drawn process, leaving a bad press by folks who don't get selected

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

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Good Company overall

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Target full-time for more than 5 years

ProsTarget culture is Best in class, Good work life balance, Nice hikes and Salary packages.

ConsLess onsite opportunities and less awards and recognisitions

Advice to Senior ManagementIncrease onsite opportunities

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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It was good working

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Target

Prospeople focused and employees are taken care well

ConsSalary is not that great! should cater to market standards

Advice to Senior ManagementNone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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I love Target

Associate BP (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsI totally love working at Target and it is because of some of the below reasons

- Work Life balance
- Flexibilty
- Trust
- Open culture

Cons- Salary
- inconsistent approach across teams

Advice to Senior ManagementThe culture should consistent across teams.

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

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Excellent place to work and excellent work life balance

Specialist (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Target full-time for more than a year

ProsWork Life balance and Career planning done properly

ConsCompensation is not upto industry standards

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Not so good.

N/A (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsWork-life balance,Free food,No career growth and opportunity,No work pressure,Good for those who are favorite to their boss

ConsNo growth,Bad for freshers,No good technology used,No proper training,Managers lack people skills,Outdated technology being used

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to have people skills

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Good Company to work for

Associate Technical Architect (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Target full-time for more than 5 years

ProsEnables Self Development
Work Life Balance
Great Culture

ConsThere is more focus on Business rather than Technology

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great place to work. !!

Team Leader (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Target full-time for more than 3 years

ProsNice place to work, good culture & friendly environment !!

ConsManagers(Few) wont allow TM's to learn & grow

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease filter useless Managers !!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Poor

Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Target full-time for more than a year

Prosyou can chill out if you want to.

Conslow self-esteem managers, lack of talent and intelligence

Advice to Senior Managementdon't get cheap. try to maintain some standard.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good one

Associate Market Representative (Former Employee)
New Delhi

I worked at Target full-time for more than a year

Proswork culture,benefits,brand name,work life balance

Conscareer growth slow,salary is optimum

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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