News Partner (Employee) Experience
A store manager recalls how he became a partner (employee) at Starbucks after a 27-year career in the military.
An athlete with a drive to compete, travel and make films finds that Starbucks provides the flexibility she needs to live out her dreams.
A barista who also serves in the U.S. Army Reserve finds that Starbucks provides options allowing her to serve in military uniform and in her Starbucks patriotic green apron.
A Starbucks store in London links the Deaf and hearing communities through a program that provides British Sign Language training.
Starbucks store manager Natalie Williams invites partners (employees) and customers to understand more about coffee through her hand-drawn illustrations.
Starbucks humanity shows up year-round, especially in the ways company shares success with its partners (employees) and how partners connect with the people and communities they serve.
Regulars at a Starbucks in Jackson, Michigan, show their appreciation to their baristas through a collective tip. This year, they gave $1900, along with a rousing version of “We Wish You a Merry Christmas.”
More than 200 partners received a degree from Arizona State University in its December 12 Commencement through the Starbucks College Achievement Plan. More than 6,500 partners are enrolled in ASU’s online degree program, with more than 400 graduates to date.