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I'm Back!

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by skyturnedgrey, Feb 24, 2017.

  1. Hello Everyone! I worked for Target for about four years until 2005 as a team member, specialist, and team lead. Over the past decade I've worked for a few other retailers as a specialty store manager, district manager, and most recently as a big box general manager. I've wanted to come back for quite some time and finally took the plunge, starting now as a logistics ETL. Bit of an adjustment from my DM/GM gigs, but I'm happy for the change and looking forward to being part of the red and khaki crew once again. I've been a lurker on this board for ages, so I know a ton has changed over the years, and I'm looking forward to getting back up to speed.

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  2. commiecorvus

    commiecorvus Former Signing Ninja Moderator

    Greetings and salutations.
    Welcome back.
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  3. HRZone

    HRZone Executive Team Leader

    Welcome back!

    I have never met a lazy logistics ETL yet. What kind of process is your store?
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  4. Kaitii

    Kaitii You're gushing all kinds of fluids again

    why did you come back to hell
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  5. qmosqueen

    qmosqueen Perishable Assistant Wizard

    Glad to see an old inmate return to target prison.
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  6. StockerAce

    StockerAce Team Member

    new fish! new fish!

    :p Welcome back!
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  7. Redzee

    Redzee Team Leader

    Ledd Zeppelin reference?
  8. OP

    skyturnedgrey Guest

    Thanks for all the welcomes!

    HRZone, the store I am going to is a 6am process store. I will be training in one of those and I believe a 4am location as well.

    Kaitii, because I am a masochist. Well, that's probably why I enjoy working retail. But as for Target specifically, I know Spot's not perfect, but having worked at other retailers for years I know there's far worse out there. Most of what I disliked previously came down to individual poor leaders. As a company, Target's got a solid plan and long term stability, and I enjoyed the majority of my time there previously. Whether it's a great or terrible experience comes down to what kind of environment the STL/ETLs, and to a lesser extent DTL, create. Looking forward to making a positive contribution towards that.
  9. OP

    skyturnedgrey Guest

    Redzee, good song but no for me it's a Billy Talent song reference from their first album.
  10. Redzee

    Redzee Team Leader

    Okey dokey. I'll look it up. Welcome.
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  11. Hardlinesmaster

    Hardlinesmaster Business Partner

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  12. TallAPGuy

    TallAPGuy Team Leader

    You clearly haven't met mine yet...

    But Welcome and good luck!
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