Pret A Manger
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Pret A Manger Employee Review

productive but not fun at all due to management approach

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20 February 2017
our days are none stop due to busy and volume of customers visiting the shop per day,didn't learn nothing as i have things to give to that shop as i came with lots of experience and skills. the management at the moment is below the requirement due to careless and not trying to find solutions and not giving to the right people . i just want to pass on the work place culture as its ridiculous ender the new managers. the hardest part of the job is to manage the highest volume of customers ,and simply the most enjoyable part is the break time .
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3.0Work/Life Balance
3.0Salary/Benefits
3.0Job security/advancement
1.0Management
4.0Culture
Pros
free lunch and payed breaks
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  1. productive but not fun at all due to management approach