News Partner (Employee) Experience
Starbucks store manager Jessica Reed reaches back to a past profession to serve the needs of homeless families.
Jen Poteet, a Starbucks partner (employee) in Virginia took her love of books, words and art to create her first children’s book, “A Night Under the Circus Tent.” She is not only the author, she is also the illustrator of the book.
Starbucks hosted the company’s second annual barista championship for the China and Asia Pacific region in Taipei, Taiwan, from March 27-28. During the two-day event, 16 partners from 15 Asian markets competed for top honors.
A customer’s "curt" exchange with a barista and her efforts to heal any hurt feelings brings national attention to a Starbucks in Bishop, Calif.
An estimated 15,000 Starbucks partners (employees) have a desire to earn a degree, but do not qualify for admission to the company’s College Achievement Plan. To help these partners reach their goals, Starbucks and ASU launched Pathway to Admission, a program that provides partners the ability to work toward admission tuition free.
Dave Seymour shares something special in common with Starbucks chairman and ceo Howard Schultz. Their first day on the job at Starbucks was the same – September 9, 1982.
A life coach for youth with learning disabilities finds Starbucks is a welcoming place for a young man with autism.
Service in the U.S. Navy helped prepare a veteran for a career at Starbucks and gave him an appreciation for a good “cup of joe.”