Boots Employee Reviews about "poor management"

Updated 12 Apr 2020

To filter reviews, or .
3.4
59%
Recommend to a Friend
68%
Approve of CEO
Boots Senior Vice President and Managing Director Sebastian James
Sebastian James
248 Ratings
Pros
Cons
More Pros and Cons

Reviews about "poor management"

Return to all Reviews
  1. "Sales assistant"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Boots full-time

    Pros

    Can’t remember to be honest

    Cons

    Poor management Unfair to staff Not proffessional

    Continue reading
  2. "Assistant Manager"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Boots full-time

    Pros

    Discounted products available to staff

    Cons

    Very poor management throughout the company

  3. "Boots"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Pharmacy in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boots full-time

    Pros

    Decent pay. Colleagues great to work with

    Cons

    Poor management And lack of praise

    Continue reading
  4. "good place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Service Advisor 

    I worked at Boots part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - generous pay - nice people - good discount and rewards

    Cons

    - strict timetables and poor management

  5. "Decent wage"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Advisor in Belfast, Northern Ireland

    I have been working at Boots part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good wage, the job isn't difficult, can have decent hours

    Cons

    Very little progression, poor management

  6. "Good retail shop to work at"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - No7 Advisor in Newbury, England

    I have been working at Boots full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay Friendly environment Lots of benefits for being an employee

    Cons

    Poor management Understaffed but staff are still sent to help other stores

  7. Helpful (1)

    "very bad"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Pharmacist in Gloucester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Boots full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    ok money, variety of locations, some nice staff, employee discount, fair holiday hours. very focused on making customers happy

    Cons

    understaffed, stressful, poor management, no efforts to make employees happy

    Continue reading
  8. "Good with the Bad"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boots full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    -Decent pay -Good hours -Really nice colleagues for the most park -Discount

    Cons

    -Poor management for the most part -A lot of nepotism in the business -Favouritism

  9. "Christmas Temp"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant 

    I worked at Boots part-time

    Pros

    Good pay Nice community of employees

    Cons

    Poor management Jobs can be boring

  10. "Poor Management"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Dispenser in Kilmarnock, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boots full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Training and the opportunity to progress

    Cons

    Poor management Just a number

Found 58 reviews