Starbucks Overview

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  • Seattle, WA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1971
  • Company - Public (SBUX)
  • Fast-Food & Quick-Service Restaurants
  • $10+ billion (USD)

CompetitorsDunkin' Brands, McDonald's
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By bringing people together over coffee, Starbucks has become one of the world’s best-known and best-loved companies. We purchase, roast and serve award-winning coffee. We also offer Italian-style espresso beverages, cold blended beverages, delicious food, premium teas and ...
Mission: Our mission is to inspire and nurture the human spirit – one person, one cup, and one neighborhood at a time.

Starbucks Reviews

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"Great company, greater benefits"

Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in Mobile, AL
Positive Outlook
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I have been working at Starbucks part-time for more than 3 years


Starbucks is hands down the best job I've had. Along with offering part-time partners insurance, they also have an awesome scholarship to get a bachelor's through ASU. The best way to move up is to


Some stores need more team building than others.

Advice to Management

Team building starts with trusting management will do the right thing and put partners first.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Starbucks

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Does there seem to be diversity at Starbucks?

...Great benefits, Values diversity, Opportunities for growth depending on career track....Read More

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Starbucks Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online66%
In Person19%
Employee Referral8%

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    Starbucks Barista Interview

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    Walk into store and ask location if they are hiring, if yes they will let you know how to apply online, there are two interviews it took me a little less than a month to be hired

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Company Updates

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12 Jan 2021

Creating a culture of warmth and belonging, where everyone is welcome, is foundational to Starbucks Mission & Values. Today, taking the next step in our journey to advance racial and social equity for our partners (employees) and the communities we serve, we are: - Committing a $100MM investment to support small businesses & community projects in BIPOC neighborhoods - In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy, we are partnering with the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture to share the museum’s educational resources and digital initiatives

Starbucks Awards & Accolades

  • World's Most Admired CompaniesFortune2013
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2013

Starbucks FAQ

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Does Starbucks have a sabbatical or career break policy?

...Work is definitely harder than it looks, Starbucks squeezes every ounce out of its employees and it's easy to get burned out; they even have a name for their temporary leave of absence, which a lot of people do...

4 October 2018

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