I ordered though Alibris and it had the default wrong address. I have printed my copy of the reading challenge and am starting to pick my titles. Great experience learning new things, brainstorming with management. Fast based company with multiple tasks going at all times. My experiences with Aliexpress and Ioffer are amazingly good compared to this company. Prefect example of a poor service business.
I love reading and Better World Books is a wonderful platform for purchasing something new to read at a reasonable price. They seem to hire new people every week which kind of worried me. The company has distribution warehouses in , , and ,. The 2nd edition was the earliest edition available and it was only through better world books. Little do you realize theyre overstaffed and trying to get people to quit before they get laid off. Also, here is a complet Are you filling out the whole list now with what you'd like to read? Or are you filling it out as you read throughout the year? Oh and they also charged a climate change tax; how bogus is that? This group is place for anyone taking on the read challenge to share their progress, make r Welcome to the Better World Books Reading Challenge Group. Expect to work 6 days a week.
Archived from on April 14, 2013. Very little room to move up. Организация является коммерческой, но часть книг и своей прибыли она направляет на различные программы по ликвидации неграмотности во всем мире. Better World Books shipped two days later than the other company and sent it to the wrong address. Constant focus on getting the highest numbers and not getting the best quality from the material received.
The hardest part of the job was due to being given a time rate schedule where you literally were timed on your picking of the books. Pulled orders at start of day. Sorted packages after filling them. Они выиграли конкурс и получили грант в размере 7000 долларов. К 2013 году компания выделила приблизительно 14 млн долларов в рамках этих программ. They said it would come in 10-21 days, I'm still waiting after 30 days from my order. Internet Retailer 8 декабря 2010.
The company discloses information about funds raised, books re-used or recycled, and books donated in a ticker at the top of its website. Two month review almost always guarantees getting 'action planned' with possible termination if numbers aren't improved. . This group is place for anyone taking on the read challenge to share their progress, make recommendations, meet other readers and discover new books. В этом же году компания открыла представительство в Шотландии, а британская версия сайта заработала двумя годами позднее. Oh and made mandatory 60 hour weeks right before Christmas, what a bunch of Grinches!! SouthBend Tribune 26 мая 2013. I do not think i will be ordering from them again, since i have really wasted a lot of days waiting for books that are not coming.
Do yourself a favor, save the time and order from a decent company. Ten hours a day on your feet handling books, whether scanning books in, shelving, or picking books for orders. In 2008, the company opened an operation in Dunfermline, Scotland, and started a website in 2010. В 2003 году трое бывших студентов представили свой бизнес-план интернет-магазина на конкурсе, организованном центром предпринимательских исследований бизнес-колледжа при Университете Нотр-Дам. Better World Books acquired a -backed credit line in 2004. Standing on your feet for 10 hours every day gets exhausting. I learned how to be patient with others through training new employees.
Interview process is a joke. I lose money as a customer because of your mistake? My main issue with Better World Books is that they list all books as in Good or Very Good Condition and for the most part in my experiance this is untrue, in fact I think every book I have ordered from them in the past few years has been at best an acceptable reading copy but very often the book is stained, torn and tatty. Poor communication with 3rd shift. I had 2 parcels got lost on the way to me. About a month ago, I needed to buy a book to verify some information.
Never a problem with World of Books. I can not accept this, as the snow is now long gone, so the bad weather excuse does not hold. I told Better World Books of this yesterday. A lot of people put in some real hard work to make sure work was done. I ordered and paid for book from this company. New York Times 5 ноября 2011.
They should give accurate details of the condition of the books they sell and their would be no issue. In 2003, the three entered their business plan into the Notre Dame Social Venture Business Plan Competition, which was sponsored by the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Notre Dame's. It was very quiet for a warehouse from my experience in that field. But will promote people that make a hostile work environment. Orders always fulfilled, quick delivery and book description always spot on. Not only do they rip you off, only the happy customer experiences are recorded and they charge you a bogus tax.