What is it like to work at Free People?

3.8Work/Life Balance
3.2Compensation/Benefits
3.2Job Security/Advancement
3.6Management
4.0Culture
3.0
It's a fun company but a little too lax sometimes.
Written by MIT (Manager In Training) (Former Employee) from McLean, VA on December 26, 2013
I loved working at Free People. However, it was very cliquey and the other managers would gossip about each other nearly every day. It was also difficult to be inspired to be punctual when the store manager is constantly running tardy. I believe my first day of work one of the other managers mentioned "she's always late, that's just her." While I loved - more ... every single one of the girls on the team, I let my frustrations with the management and company affect my own work performance.

To sum it up, our Regional Manager thought Washington, D.C. was part of Virginia. Our region was the mid-Atlanti ... - less
ProsAwesome co-workers, amazing customers, good discounts, beautiful environment.
ConsUnprofessional management, cliquey, poor communication, terrible hours for part-time employees.
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