What is it like working as a Retail Store Manager?
Retail Store Manager in Port Colborne:
"Interesting and always challenging."
Pros: Interacting with individuals both customers & team members. The generosity and caring nature of our donors. The ever changing products. Policy development. Supplier contract negotiations. The research of results using sales and salary reports.
Cons: Having to deal with negative customer interaction, such as complaints, and theft.
Retail Store Manager in Oakville:
"CPI is a high stress-low pay company to work for"
Pros: It's fun and different, and most customers are pleasant
Cons: CPI Corp. treat their employees horribly. They put far too much stress and pressure on them in order to make sales and bring in customers, without any motivation or reward. They pay far too little for what their employees are doing on a day-to-day basis. They use bullying as a scare tactic against their employees and have district managers who have no clue what they're doing or how to communicate to their studios.