Our Culture

Our Purpose
To inspire

and empower


to lead

fulfilled lives

Employee Value Proposition
At Kohl’s, our mission is to inspire and empower families to lead fulfilled lives. And there’s no more rewarding job than that. Because it’s not just about selling things. It’s about letting customers know that the things that make their lives better are within their reach. We build great brands, launch new technologies to make shopping easier, contribute our time and dollars to improve the world we live in and dream up ways to empower our customers and Associates to create a life they love. Our Associates make a difference in the lives of our customers. Let us make a difference in yours. Welcome to Kohl’s.

Our Values
Put Customers First
Putting customers first means we…

See customers as a constant source of inspiration and guidance.

Take a “yes we can” approach to everything we do.

Support the communities and causes our customers and Associates care about.

Act with Integrity
Acting with integrity means we…

Earn trust by living up to our commitments.

Treat others with respect and fairness.

Make decisions that support the reputation of the organization.

Build Great Teams
Building great teams means we…

Communicate openly and embrace diverse perspectives.

Actively promote the empowerment, engagement, and continous development of all Associates.

Recognize and celebrate greatness.

Drive Results
Driving results means we…

Work with a sense of urgency and accountability.

Seek out information to make smart decisions.

Offer up new ideas and solutions beyond the status quo.

Company Information

Kohl’s is proud to be a member of the community. And being a part of a community means we have responsibilities to fulfill. We think it’s important to give time, energy and money through our many Kohl’s Cares programs. We also protect the environment by seeking innovative solutions that encourage long-term stability. Responsibility to our investors, communities and environment — it’s all a part of what makes us Kohl’s.

Learn more by visiting kohlscorporation.com.

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