Barnes & Noble
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Seasonal worker at Barnes and Noble, bookseller, Nook rep, barista

Barista; Bookseller (Former Employee)
Nanuet, NY (US)

I worked at Barnes & Noble part-time for more than a year

ProsMeet interesting people on the job, get to share your interests, give advice to customers

ConsLong hours on your feet the whole time, not that much down time, a lot of tedious (but necessary) shelving and organizing work

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Bookseller (Former Employee)
Falls Church, VA (US)

I worked at Barnes & Noble part-time for less than a year


Pros: Variety of experience, great coworkers normally Cons: Poor hours, inflexible management, stressful Advice to Senior Management: increase number of employees Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Decent job if your in college or high school and need flexibility and don't require much pay.

Part Time Book Seller (Current Employee)
Indianapolis, IN (US)

I have been working at Barnes & Noble part-time for more than a year


Pros: Flexible hours for college students or people with other jobs. Diverse and… Cons: Horrible pay for all positions. Hours can be sporadic or non existent at times. You should consider working for this company… Advice to Senior Management: Provide your employees with consistent scheduling, lead by example, and… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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