Mission: Mission: Deliver the good of sport to enhance people’s lives
Vision: Be the sporting goods authority empowering play for all
I worked at Sports Authority full-time (More than 10 years)
Great environment sold what i enjoyed doing, fitness equipment outdoor equipment shoes and clothing
company did not move with the times it got held back by the competition because of this
Advice to Management
upper leadership did not spend enough time with field management to see how stores needed to improve from a level of payroll and staffing
I applied online. I interviewed at Sports Authority.
Very laid back. Asked some easy questions about experiences that would be relevant to the job such as working as a team and stepping out of my comfort zone. Was offered a job on the spot.
We've got gear, yes we do! We've got gear, how about you?!
Not only is the Super Bowl is one of the most watched sporting events annually, but the game greatly impacts many in the retail industry, "We have people coming in waiting for our truck to see what we have in our boxes to see what new apparel we have," said Sports Authority manager, Athena Fouts.
Read more on the impact here: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vII8x