CareerBliss Snapshot: Nordstrom

Posted October 13, 2011

Nordstrom began more than a century ago as a shoe store in Seattle. It wasn’t until some 60 years after its founding that the upscale department store chain ventured into the clothing market. Today, Nordstrom has more than 200 stores in 29 states. As of 2009, more than 50,000 people worked for Nordstrom.

Here’s a look at employee happiness at Nordstrom as of Oct. 12:

Happiness FactorCareerBliss* Rating
Growth Opportunity3.8
Recommend to Others4.0
Work-Life Balance3.7
Career Advancement3.8
Senior Management3.8
Job Security3.5
Overall score3.8

* CareerBliss Ratings are derived from company reviews that evaluate each of the key factors that contribute to the overall happiness in the workplace. Ratings are based on a scale of 1 to 5.

photo of The CareerBliss Team

The CareerBliss Team

CareerBliss cares about your career happiness. That's why we offer a variety of great tools and resources to help you make better-informed career decisions. We believe that if you're happier at work, you'll be happier in life! Check out company reviews, salary information, career advice and, of course, millions of jobs on CareerBliss and choose happy today!

Other Articles Written by The CareerBliss Team

Sign up for Job Alerts!
Show me more jobs

Resume Writing Services

Free resume evaluation from career experts
  • Guaranteed interviews in 30 business days or get a free rewrite
  • All staff writers are Certified Professional Resume Writers (CPRWs)
Learn more
We noticed that your web browser is outdated!

Update your browser to have a more positive job search experience.

Upgrade My Browser