Polo Ralph Lauren

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Polo Ralph Lauren Reviews

Updated November 19, 2014
Updated November 19, 2014
454 Reviews
3.2
454 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Ralph Lauren has excellent employee benefits and offers a generous employee discount (in 42 reviews)

  • Great discount, company has a reputable name to use for future references (in 35 reviews)


Cons
  • Often more concerned about profits than employees work life balance (in 16 reviews)

  • Full time seasonal, as well as part time managerial/supervisor positions are non existent (in 20 reviews)

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  1.  

    Great place to work!

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Woodbury, NY
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Woodbury, NY

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Co-workers that a like minded, form long lasting bonds.
    40% off all merchandise.
    Meet new people every day!
    Great advancement opportunities

    Cons

    Poor entry level salary. Be prepared to be on-call shifts throughout the week. Don't expect to be free on the weekends.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Good company to work for

    Former Employee - Ralph Lauren.com Customer Service Representative in High Point, NC
    Former Employee - Ralph Lauren.com Customer Service Representative in High Point, NC

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good company with amazing growth potential. Good benefits and awesome holiday perks.

    Cons

    I worked in the call center and there was very little opportunity for time off during holidays and there was also mandatory overtime which meant miss quality time with family during the holiday season.

  3.  

    Intern

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Buyer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Assistant Buyer in New York, NY

    I have been working at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Relax company culture, great networking, many position options

    Cons

    Salary isn't most competitive

    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Overall great company

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

    I have been working at Polo Ralph Lauren (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Benefits, improving learning and development trainings, overall culture

    Cons

    Middle management salaries are well under market

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Excellent work experience.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The pros are as follows:
    Staff
    Pay
    Benefits
    Training
    Perks

    Cons

    The Cons are as follows:
    Work load
    Hours
    Promotions
    DM's
    Corporate

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    NA

    Approves of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    The people helped me grow an gain experience, often stressful though

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

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    If you love helping people, this can be a great opportunity to interact not only with customers, but with the other employees as well. Every has a passion for the company

    Cons

    Often more concerned about profits than employees work life balance. Very strict scheduling that must be followed for fear of termination.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    There's a reason so many stay for 25+ years

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

    I have been working at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Opportunities are endless, coworkers are amazing, stability and a great creative environment. The discount is great.

    Cons

    Salaries are below industry standards. Very top heavy in corporate structure.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Solid company

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

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time

    Pros

    Great business model, good benefits, great discount policy

    Cons

    Finance leadership is weak but improving.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Corporate Employee

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for
    Great for the resume
    Good discounts

    Cons

    Doesn't have a program for education compensation

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    sucks

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

    I have been working at Polo Ralph Lauren part-time

    Pros

    meet great people to work with

    Cons

    Management needs a lot of work

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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