Strategy

I’m a 45-year-old IKEA worker who travels to people’s homes to help them build their furniture. I love my job — this is what it’s like.

Gerard Danks is a 45-year-old IKEA worker in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He’s worked for IKEA for over four years and is currently employed as a quality support specialist, doing home deliveries and assembling furniture for customers. During the pandemic, Danks never stopped working, and says he spends six hours on […]
I’m a 45-year-old IKEA worker who travels to people’s homes to help them build their furniture. I love my job — this is what it’s like.
Lifestyle

8 things you should never do in an IKEA, according to employees

Insider spoke to former and current employees about things customers should never do in an IKEA. Bringing food or drinks into the furniture area is frowned upon, and if you have wrappers or trash make sure to throw them away in the provided bins. Putting items back on the wrong […]
8 things you should never do in an IKEA, according to employees