Backcountry.com

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Great company with a great future

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Marketing Analyst in Park City, UT
Former Employee - Marketing Analyst in Park City, UT

I worked at Backcountry.com full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Lots of freedom to make decisions and share ideas.
Strong management team - good, smart people.
Smart co-workers who are passionate about ecommerce and the bike and outdoor industries.
Management is upgrading people where it needs to be done.

Cons

Lots going on - hard to get it all done.
Confusing organization for new employees.
Turnover causes some disruption.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Keep focused and making the hard decisions. Remember to focus on the culture.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

103 Other Employee Reviews for Backcountry.com (View Most Recent)

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    Great intentions, growing pains

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Backcountry.com full-time

    Pros

    Passionate, smart, motivated people to work with.

    Cons

    Struggle with direction and alignment at the top.

    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Mixed signals

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Backcountry.com full-time

    Pros

    The employee discount on gear and exposure to people who know gear and love outdoors

    Cons

    Vision, focus, strategy, and execution all lacking

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Apparently "goatworthy" translates into "get a bunch of people excited about helping you climb to a high peak then toss them off one by one."

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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