Pros: enthusiastic company to work for, loyal customer base, opportunity for advancement
Cons: short breaks, weekend hours required, lots of reading to do at the beginning of the week, lots to read during training.
What it really boils down to is that this is a retail job. It has its differences, but overall, employees do the same things here as any other retail position. It's all about customer service- greeting, assisting, following up. Then there's some time answering the phone, processing shipment, folding clothes and straightening/cleaning up after customers. – more... If you have a great team of management and fellow employees, then there's definitely motivation to work and succeed and enjoy working. Everyone I work with is enthusiastic and friendly. We always have smiles ready. There are times when dealing with customers is tough, but it's also really rewarding to help the first-time parents pick out the perfect take-home-from-the-hospital outfit, etc. I recommend a job with Carter's to anyone that likes kids and families, interacting with all different types of people, and someone that with hard work, could move up. – less