Dick's Sporting Goods

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Apparel /Cashier

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Apparel in Saint Joseph, MO
Current Employee - Apparel in Saint Joseph, MO

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

Pros

Customer interaction is extremely rewarding!
Flexible schedules
Great benefits for F/T employees
Steady opportunity for advancement

Cons

Constant shortage of payroll
Rarely adequate staffing in every dept
Neverending projects
Ridiculous amount of frieght/backstock

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Some managers are very arrogant. Rather than micro-managing, jump in to give associates a little support and focus on more intense training to allow for future advancememnt

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  1.  

    Outstanding company growth but need to value your management staff

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Manager
    Current Employee - Sales Manager

    I have been working at Dick's Sporting Goods full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Company is growing by leaps and bounds. There are a lot of assistant management opportunities.

    Cons

    Very stressful job as a manager. Leadership staff continues to micromanage the store level and set ever changing stretch goals for management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You have to value your management staff and continue to develop and promote your managers. Very high turn over has been caused by overworking and underappreciating store level management.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Very rewarding, lots of retail experience

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Hattiesburg, MS
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Hattiesburg, MS

    I have been working at Dick's Sporting Goods part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Nice discount. Lots of special events with coupons

    Cons

    Hard work, asked to do alot outside your job description

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Remember to utilize everyone, not just always rely on your best or most trustworthy employees

    Negative Outlook
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