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Charlotte, NC (US)
1001 to 5000 employees
2006
Company - Private
Media & Entertainment Retail Shops
€2 to €5 billion (EUR) per year
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If you've strolled through a library recently, you likely saw a lot of Baker & Taylor (B&T) without knowing it. The #1 supplier of paper and digital books to libraries, B&T primarily serves two types of markets ... Read more

Baker & Taylor Reviews

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    Former Employee - Brand Manager in Charlotte, NC (US)
    Former Employee - Brand Manager in Charlotte, NC (US)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Baker & Taylor full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    If you want to work in the library business...

    Cons

    Constant leadership changes every couple of years.

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Baker & Taylor Interviews

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    Receiving Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Momence, IL (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Baker & Taylor (Momence, IL (US)) in March 2016.

    Interview

    Set up and account at btol.com Applied online for order picking and receiving. About a week after revived a call to come in for interview for receiving position. After interview I received a call three to four days later offering the position. Finished up 1-9 papers and job offer letter through btol online account. They then emailed the paper for drug test/ background consent. Giving a two day window for drug test. After a week the drug test results were back orientation was about two weeks there after which was a day long then that following Wednesday started my three day training.

    Interview Questions

    • What is your availability. Are you able to work overtime? ( mandatory overtime).
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Baker & Taylor Awards & Accolades

  • America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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