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An Overall Decent Retail Job

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  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Cashier  in  Crystal Lake, IL
Former Employee - Cashier in Crystal Lake, IL

I worked at Sports Authority full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great work environment
Benefits were good
Product sells itself

Cons

Stringent commission goals that cause upper management to behave like high schoolers and make you not want to work
Benefits only if you are full time
Full timers don't work more than 35 hours unless you are management
Low Pay

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Treat your employees with a little respect, they are people too, not just a tool to help you get more coverage plans and insoles.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

618 Other Employee Reviews for Sports Authority (View Most Recent)

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    On a great path. Positive business and culture growth

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    Current Employee - Marketing  in  Englewood, CO
    Current Employee - Marketing in Englewood, CO

    I have been working at Sports Authority full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of internal promotion and growth opportunities. Good benefits including onsite gym, yoga, pilates.

    Cons

    Office campus is in Englewood which isn't as ideal as downtown.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    This company does not care about it's employees

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    Current Employee - Fitness Authority  in  Fredericksburg, VA
    Current Employee - Fitness Authority in Fredericksburg, VA

    I have been working at Sports Authority full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You learn a lot about sports.

    Cons

    Not enough pay
    Unreasonable expectations
    No help from upper management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take the time to listen to your employees.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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