Dick's Sporting Goods

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Held together by popsicle sticks

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Former Employee - Sales Associate
Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Dick's Sporting Goods part-time (more than an year)

Pros

Fun, young culture
Laid back hours and flexible scheduling

Cons

Your experience depends heavily on the management of your store
Typical retail, constant inventory and signage updates, crazy customers, scarce breaks
No incentives for associates

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stock all products that are placed in circulars and implement more advanced inventory tracking systems

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    NO HAPPY

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    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Glen Allen, VA
    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Glen Allen, VA

    I have been working at Dick's Sporting Goods full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Having a job, Team environment, growth opps if you brown nose the right ppl. Coachable employees at my store, TV's on the sales floor

    Cons

    As company goes from transforming itself from a retailer to brand, they have rethink a lot of different thnigs. the processes that are getting installed are great, but you have to let the store teams master them first, before add more and more on the plate.

    Morale is a 911. its the most thankless organization that I have worked for.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Grow your own talent and promote within instead of hiring random SM's from other companies when you have men and women busting their humps night and day coming in on days off just to get looked over.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Good Company Good Atmosphere

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Bedford, TX
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Bedford, TX

    I worked at Dick's Sporting Goods part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Sports Minded Atmosphere with focus on current trends and popular sports. Great organization an flexible managers. Overall low stress sales focus.

    Cons

    Hard to move up. Managers enjoy their position and stay awhile. Kind of loose review process for raises. Overall a good company to work for. They are large in size and sell across the country.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More team building events.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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