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NIKE Reviews in New York, NY

Updated June 30, 2014
Updated June 30, 2014
768 Reviews

3.9
768 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work-life balance is good as long as your direct manager is on board too (in 57 reviews)

  • It is a laid back work environment, but there is definite emphasis on getting the job done (in 52 reviews)


Cons
  • If you have a family it can be difficult to manage work life balance (in 22 reviews)

  • Sometimes long hours and late nights at work in order to communicate with overseas vendors (in 22 reviews)

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  1.  

    Learned a lot!

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - PT Athlete  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - PT Athlete in New York, NY

    Pros

    It was a great a place to work, I learned a lot about sneakers and work out gears. It was fun when it was not overly crowded. Management would work with your schedule which is great if you are in school or have another job.

    Cons

    Customers would be very impatient especially when each athlete had to juggle between 5-8 customers per person. Hours were crappy at times and the ability to move up in the company is a nightmare.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Converse segment not operated with the same level of excellence as Nike

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY

    Pros

    Nike Inc is a great company to work for sports apparel retail & fashion, but Converse doesn't get as many resources.

    Cons

    Room for growth for employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Share positive and constructive feedback to employees

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Best Coworkers I've ever Had, =Nike Family

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Stock Associate  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Stock Associate in New York, NY

    Pros

    Nike has been one of the best retail jobs I've ever had. I've been fortunate to have been employed here for the last 4 years working in 2 types of stores; flagship and brand experience. Nike offers competitive pay, tuition reimbursement for Full time employees pursuing a degree related to Nike Business ex: Business, Marketing, Design etc. Excellent coworkers, Excellent discount, Uniform provided up to 3x a year.

    Cons

    There is a bit too much of trial and error, sometimes the management lacks consistency. If you're not overly enthusiastic its sometimes viewed as negative. They expect a lot of the employees to mirror in personality even if its not an employee's temperament. For example someone who is viewed as having a "better" personality will get a promotion over someone who works hard. In addition hours are sometimes scarce if you're not part time over, or full time.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I think the application process needs to be modified, especially for internal candidates. There are some individuals who are modest when selling themselves, however their worth ethic demonstrates something more substantial than anything they could put into words about themselves.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    I was pleased with my time with the company

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    Current Employee - Shipping and Receiving Lead  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Shipping and Receiving Lead in New York, NY

    Pros

    Good place to work. Management was good to work with. Leads were treated as if they were managers. Good discount.

    Cons

    The promotion process. An associate should not have to interview if there is a position for promotion. If there managers feel as if they are qualified, they should receive.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Decent

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in New York, NY

    Pros

    Great people, good benefits (discount), competitive pay when compared to other companies in the field

    Cons

    advancement lacks from personal growth level.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    create a retail to corporate transition

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    5

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in New York, NY

    Pros

    nike is a great place to work because the company is always trying to find new rpoducts fro the customers. Great

    Cons

    It is a challenging work so we have to work until late and sometimes don't have the time to enjoy free time.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    it will be great to offer some nike products to employees and that will motivate them in their everyday work

    Approves of CEO

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