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Great place to work if you can't find anything that pays better

Sales Associate (Former Employee) Santa Barbara, CA

ProsGreat managers
Great employee discount program
If you show you are smart and capable managers will give you autonomy to work on tasks unsupervised

ConsPay rate - $8.20/hr
"E-team" implemented a policy where you had to obtain customer emails to get them to join a mailing list

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Minumum wage drives minimum performance.

    Sales Associate (Former Employee) Redwood City, CA

    I worked at Big 5 part-time for more than a year


    Pros: They'll hire anyone who seems to have their stuff together. You can… Cons: ...They'll hire anyone who seems to have their stuff together. They pay so little that no one stays there for a long time, their employees… Advice to Senior Management: Pay your employees a littler more and you might have… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    It's fine

    Sales Associate (Former Employee) Campbell, CA

    I worked at Big 5 part-time for less than a year


    Pros: Pretty cool people to work with Cons: Some weird characters, low pay, and it's retail Advice to Senior Management: Don't hire idiots. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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