Shiekh Shoes

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Shiekh Shoes Reviews

Updated January 27, 2015
Updated January 27, 2015
13 Reviews
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13 Reviews
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  1.  

    Cashier

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Cashier
    Current Employee - Cashier

    I have been working at Shiekh Shoes full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Meeting new people, Latest Shoes, Women's shoes discount

    Cons

    Don't recieve commission, they don't give good sneaker discount

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Cashier receive commision as well of overall sales of store.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2.  

    Store Poistion

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Shiekh Shoes

    Pros

    20% off shoes, Good college job.

    Cons

    The management is horrible. There's no opportunity in moving up

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    benefits
    training

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Horrible place to work

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Albuquerque, NM
    Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Albuquerque, NM

    I worked at Shiekh Shoes

    Pros

    Discounts on shoes
    Balance work life

    Cons

    Poor management
    Poor pay
    Upper management doesn't care

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Start requiring degrees for those who are of management and do criminal background checks. Will never complete with a champs or shoe palace because the selection is limited

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great working environment for younger adults

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sale Associate in Arcadia, CA
    Former Employee - Sale Associate in Arcadia, CA

    I worked at Shiekh Shoes part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Discounts on shoes
    Great place to talk fashion and sometimes even music

    Cons

    Not many hours given for part time

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More reinforcers such as contests to encourage sales for employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    store manager job

    Current Employee - Store Manager in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Store Manager in San Diego, CA

    I have been working at Shiekh Shoes full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    fast paced job with opportunity to make lot of commision

    Cons

    own by a family ..limited opprtunity

  7.  

    Great Culture, Great product, poor and ineffective management!

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Shiekh Shoes

    Pros

    The culture of the company is great for Urban / sneakerheads. The product line, and the buyers are fantastic, however the company, and the management are very poor leaders.

    Cons

    They are all foreign and do not understand the clientele. They do not understand how to train and develop their people, nor is their technology up to date.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Management is horrible.

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Phoenix, AZ

    I worked at Shiekh Shoes part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Very easy to run store and some of the styles are pretty sweet too. They were very good with hours and people interaction tends to be pretty positive.

    Cons

    Management needs some serious reconstructing. Some managers are clearly not qualified to be managers. As an employee you make this company hundreds of thousands of dollars a year. Yet they don't care. No discounts, No first pick of product. UNLESS your a manager then you can pick what ever you want. Also had a situation in which i was never given my w2. Made several attempts to call and they would say "ok ill fax it over right away" . Never received it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Think of your employees , they represent your company , if their not happy then it'll reflect the job. Invest in training and in the store back room .

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  9.  

    Worst company in USA.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Shiekh Shoes full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great customer interaction that builds communication skills. Great opportunity to make connections with people.

    Cons

    Upper Management is very poor. No opportunity to advance with the company unless they desperately need you. Not enough people working on shifts. Worst District Manager I ever worked for.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I feel if you guys raised the pay a bit more & allowed people to feel like they actually have the opportunity to grow within the company, then Shiekh Shoes would be a great place to work for.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10.  

    Its alright.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Whatever They Didn't Have Enough People for in Ontario, CA
    Former Employee - Whatever They Didn't Have Enough People for in Ontario, CA

    I worked at Shiekh Shoes part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    You get to do the same thing over and over again.
    It turns into clock work and you get to stand all day!

    Cons

    No cons, Its the best place to work at!
    For minimum wage I can buy anything I want!
    I got to work Full-Time hours as a Part-Time employee which means I got no benefits!

    Best Place EVER!!!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    This isn't high school, don't treat younger adults like it is.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    Horrible

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Warehouse Worker in Ontario, CA
    Current Employee - Warehouse Worker in Ontario, CA

    I have been working at Shiekh Shoes full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    None, This company cheats you out of everything.

    Cons

    Walking on egg shells to keep your job.
    No opportunity for growth.
    Here today, gone tomorrow.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learn to manage

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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