Grade my Boss is designed to reveal the working conditions of retail and restaurant workplaces in Greater Victoria by asking workers about the common practices at their job. Grades are based on objective working conditions.

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Timeless Toys 90% A

← All workplacesTimeless Toys - current grade is an A. They scored 90% on our survey. Website: http://www.timelesstoys.ca/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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GAIN Group 53% D

← All workplacesGAIN Group - current grade is a D. They scored 53% on our survey. Website: https://www.gain-vi.ca/ 1 submission received for this luxury car sales group. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
November 18, 2018
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Plowshare Cafe 25% F

← All workplaces Plowshare Cafe's current grade is a F. It scored 25% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments What are some challenges you face because of your wage? "Low wages coupled with reduced hours made it difficult to pay bills and cover living expense."What challenges do you face with your work schedule? "End of shift is based on volume of business in…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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4Cats Art Studio 36% F

← All workplaces4Cats Art Studio - current grade is an F. They scored 36% on our survey. Website: https://4cats.com/ 1 submission received for this chain of art studios and gift shops. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
September 27, 2018
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Cook’s Day Off 20% F

← All workplacesCook's Day Off - current grade is an F. It scored 20% on our survey. Website: http://www.cooksdayoff.ca/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
March 17, 2018
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Bay’s United Football Club 66% C

← All workplacesBay's United Football Club - current grade is an C. It scored 66% on our survey. Website: https://baysunited.ca/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
March 17, 2018
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Victoria Car Wash 83.3% A

← All workplacesVictoria Car Wash - current grade is an A. They scored 83.3% on our survey. Website: http://victoriacarwash.com/ 1 submission received for this workplace. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Strathcona Hotel 40% D

← All workplacesStrathcona Hotel - current grade is a D. They scored 40% on our survey. Website: http://strathconahotel.com/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour 66.7% C

← All workplacesVictoria Marriott Inner Harbour - current grade is a C. They scored 66.7% on our survey. Website: https://www.marriottvictoria.ca/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Fun Fashions 36% F

← All workplacesFun Fashions - current grade is an F. They scored 36% on our survey. Website: https://funfashions.ca/ 1 submission received for this clothing store. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
November 19, 2018
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Still Life for Her 83.3% A

← All workplacesStill Life - current grade is an A. They scored 83.3% on our survey. Website: https://stilllifeboutique.com/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Maude Hunter’s Beer and Wine 86% A

← All workplacesMaude Hunter's Beer and Wine - current grade is an A. They scored 86% on our survey. Website: http://www.maudehunterspub.ca/liquor-store.html 1 submission received for this liquor store. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
November 18, 2018
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Market On Yates 16.6% F

← All workplacesMarket On Yates - current grade is an F. It scored 16% on our survey. Website: https://themarketstores.com/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
March 17, 2018
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London Drugs 86.7% A

← All workplacesLondon Drugs - current grade is an A. They scored 86.7% on our survey. Website: https://www.londondrugs.com/ 2 submissions received for this location at Saanich Centre. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Be Love 46% D

← All workplacesBe Love - current grade is a D. They scored 46% on our survey. Website: http://beloverestaurant.ca/ 1 submission received for this restaurant. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
January 10, 2019
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Dickens Liquor Shoppe 83.3% A

← All workplacesDickens Liquor Shoppe - current grade is an A. They scored 83.3% on our survey. This submission is for a liquor store in Sidney. 1 submission received for this workplace. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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University Club Restaurant 75.9% B

← All workplacesUniversity Club's current grade is an B. It scored 75.9% on our survey.  It is a restaurant with one Victoria location on 3800 Finnerty Road. 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 28, 2018
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Moxies 66% C

← All workplacesMoxies - current grade is a C. They scored 66% on our survey. Website: https://moxies.com/ 1 submission received for this restaurant. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
January 10, 2019
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Fernwood Pizza Company 60% C

← All workplacesFernwood Pizza Company - current grade is a C. They scored 60% on our survey. Website: https://www.fernwoodpizzacompany.com/ 1 submission received for this pizza place. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
January 10, 2019
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Ground Control Café 78.3% B

← All workplacesGround Control Café - current grade is a B. They scored 78.3% on our survey. Website: https://www.facebook.com/GroundCtrlCafe/ 2 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
March 19, 2018
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Mount Royal Bagel Factory 80% B

← All workplacesMount Royal Bagel Factory - current grade is a B. They scored 80% on our survey. Website: n/a 1 submission received for this bakery. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
January 10, 2019
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Sunrise Records (mayfair mall) 36.7% F

← All workplaces Sunrise Record's current grade is an F. It scored 36.7% on our survey.  1 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 22, 2018
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La Taqueria Pinche Taco Shop 40% D

← All workplacesLa Taqueria Pinche Taco Shop - current grade is a D. They scored 40% on our survey. Website: https://www.lataqueria.com/ 1 submission received for this location. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
August 21, 2018
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Olo 75% B

← All workplaces Olo's current grade is a B. It scored 75% on our survey.  1 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 22, 2018
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Hotel Grand Pacific 75% B

← All workplaces Hotel Grand Pacific's current grade is a B. It scored 75% on our survey.  2 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Glo Restaurant 50% D

← All workplacesGlo Restaurant - current grade is a D. They scored 50% on our survey. Website: https://glovictoria.com/ 1 submission received for this location. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
August 21, 2018
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Shoppers Drug Mart 83% A

← All workplacesShoppers Drug Mart - current grade is an A. They scored 83% on our survey. Website: https://www1.shoppersdrugmart.ca/en/home 1 submission received for this pharmacy (Uptown Location). How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
January 10, 2019
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Cafe Bliss 58% C

← All workplacesCafe Bliss - current grade is a C. They scored 58% on our survey. Website: https://www.cafebliss.ca/ 2 submissions received for this downtown cafe. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
November 19, 2018
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Liquor Plus 66.7% C

← All workplacesLiquor Plus - current grade is a C. They scored 66.7% on our survey. Website: https://liquorplus.ca/ 1 submission received for this chain of liquor stores. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
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Category 12 Tap Room 92.3% A

← All workplacesCategory 12 Tap Room's current grade is an A. It scored 92.3 % on our survey.  Website: https://category12beer.com/ 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 28, 2018
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Flavour 49.3% D

← All workplaces Flavour's current grade is a D. It scored 49.3% on our survey.  Flavour is a clothing store with two locations. 5 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments Do you have an example of an unreasonable expectation your employer has put on you at work? "Basically no advancement available."What are some challenges you face because of your wage? "My current wage makes it impossible to…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Bosleys 60.7% C

← All workplacesBosleys' current grade is a C. It scored 60.7 % on our survey.  Bosleys is a pet store with many Victoria locations. 1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
February 28, 2018
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Folk Apparel 23% F

← All workplacesFolk Apparel - current grade is an F. They scored 23% on our survey. Website: http://folkonfort.com/ 1 submission received for this downtown clothing store. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
September 27, 2018
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Brown’s the Florist 93% A

← All workplacesBrown's the Florist - current grade is an A. They scored 93% on our survey. Website: http://www.brownsflorist.com/FlowerHomePage.aspx 1 submission received for this florist. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
November 19, 2018
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H&R Block 53% D

← All workplacesH&R Block - current grade is a D. They scored 53% on our survey. Website: https://www.hrblock.ca/ 1 submission received for this chain of income tax services. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Retail Action Network
January 10, 2019
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Bon Macaron Patisserie 33.3% F

← All workplaces Bon Macaron Patisserie's current grade is a F. It scored 33.3% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments I got paid a few cents over minimum wage, which was 10.75 at the time. So I got paid 11. It was never enough, especially compared to how much I was expected to do, the nature of the work and the full time…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Hawk and Hen 30% F

← All workplaces Hawk and Hen's current grade is a F. It scored 30% on our survey.  1 submission received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments What are some challenges you face because of your wage? "No overtime wages for overtime worked vis a vis the labor ministry standards"What would receiving a living wage with benefits mean for you? "The ability to survive"What makes you feel safe or unsafe…
Wes Carroll
February 8, 2018
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Starbucks 60% C

← All workplacesStarbucks' current grade is a C. It scored 60% on our survey.  It is a cafe with many Victoria locations. 5 submissions received. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!
Wes Carroll
May 10, 2018
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Capital 6 Theatres 43.3% D

← All workplacesCapital 6 Theatres - current grade is a D. They scored 43.3% on our survey. Website: http://www.capitol6.ca/ 1 submission received for this downtown movie theatre. How are these grades calculated? Worker Comments We are working away to grade as many workplaces as accurately as possible. We'd love your help!

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