There are newer employer reviews for Hot Topic
There are newer employer reviews for Hot Topic

See Most Recent

Helpful (1)

Not as cool as you think

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Affiliate Marketing Manager in City of Industry, CA
Current Employee - Affiliate Marketing Manager in City of Industry, CA

I have been working at Hot Topic full-time (Less than a year)

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Great people that work there. Cool atmosphere.

Cons

Management was awful. No direction and very little knowledge of positions in team.

Advice to Management

Learn what people do before giving directions.

0 reviews filtered by
  • Any Location
  • Any Job Title
  • Any Status
  1. Helpful (1)

    Competent and worth the time

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Hot Topic Sales Associate in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Hot Topic Sales Associate in Miami, FL

    I worked at Hot Topic part-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Decent management where I was at. Easy to talk to, nice to get along with. Definitely get a nice discount for clothing; easy to upgrade your wardrobe in a few paychecks.

    Cons

    Customers can be jerks. Sometimes, managing customer requests means running to and back from a manager for assistance. Managing items in the back or front can get tiring and annoying. Young kids (middle school to early high school) are both the most frequent spenders and most annoying experience you'll have in retail.

    Advice to Management

    Change the way some things are handled. Give employee's a bit more control in terms of managing customers and life becomes easier for everyone.


  2. Helpful (1)

    Hot Topic

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

    I worked at Hot Topic

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Fun work environment. Good coworkers

    Cons

    Customers are annoying. Lots of push for deals.


There are newer employer reviews for Hot Topic
There are newer employer reviews for Hot Topic

See Most Recent

Work at Hot Topic? Share Your Experiences

Hot Topic

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.