Sports Authority

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Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chicago, IL
Former Employee - Sales Associate in Chicago, IL

I worked at Sports Authority part-time (less than an year)

Pros

Most of the coworkers were fun to work with, pay was good for being a seasonal college student, agreed to let me work on breaks, nice amount of hours.

Cons

Not in the best neighborhood, customers were more obnoxious than usual

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Great job keep it up!

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    They have good selection on sporting goods needs

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    Current Employee - Footwear Specialist in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Footwear Specialist in Portland, OR

    I have been working at Sports Authority part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good location for the area

    Cons

    They didn't have enough staff to help customers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire more experienced employees

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    Better than a sharp stick in the eye....barely.

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    Former Employee - Corporate Employee in Englewood, CO
    Former Employee - Corporate Employee in Englewood, CO

    I worked at Sports Authority full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Casual dress code.
    Good salary.
    Used to be good benefits, although they are disappearing
    Did I mention the dress code?

    Cons

    No work/life balance
    Managers play favorites, throw others under the bus.
    Cliques nurtured by managers.
    Culture of blame.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop believing what your lower managers tell you and get out there and experience the actual goings on for yourselves, you might be surprised at the difference between what you are told and what is real.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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