Bass Pro Shops

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I really enjoy working for Bass Pro Shops

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Current Employee - Footwear Sales Associate  in  Denver, CO
Current Employee - Footwear Sales Associate in Denver, CO

Pros

Decent starting pay for an entry level employee. Awesome discounts on products!

Cons

Needs better training on products for employees to understand what they are selling.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

I really wish we had easier access to product information to help our customers better with their choices on the products we sell.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    "We all live downstream"

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    Current Employee - Customer Relations  in  Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Customer Relations in Cincinnati, OH

    Pros

    -Enjoyable store appearance and amenities (25,000 gallon tank sure beats that aquarium in the corner)
    -Discount is very generous on store owned goods if the products interest you (fishing, hunting, camping, etc..)

    Cons

    -Management runs the place very old school (1980s work safety videos, candy bar/$1 incentives for goals)
    - training is learn as you go which can leave you hung out to dry in new situations
    - pay is low compared to the revenue the stores bring in everyday

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - establish a new hands-on and face to face training
    - raise the wages, dealing with the general public is rough when you're stuck at a register/ in a department all day
    - a retail job doesn't provide much for challenge and growth so use monetary incentives but make them worth while ($1 rewards don't even buy a coke)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO
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    Great place to work here

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate  in  Kodak, TN
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Kodak, TN

    Pros

    good customer service and people

    Cons

    needs better team leads to work with employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    loved working there

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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