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3.9
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73%
Recommend to a Friend
90%
Approve of CEO
Art Peck
110 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great discount to all Gap Brands(in 68 reviews)

  • "Good employee discount and opportunities for projects not always common in a sales associate role(in 47 reviews)

Cons
  • "Promotes work/life balance but becomes less realistic with yearly growth expectations(in 14 reviews)

  • "Employees required to wear company clothing, which can get expensive when working part time(in 23 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Sales Associate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Milwaukee, WI
    Recommends

    I have been working at Athleta part-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Athleta is a company that truly cares for it's employees, clients and community.

    Cons

    The shifts can go a little slow, but the company is great.

    Athleta Response

    December 6, 2018Company Representative

    This is what we love to hear! Thank you so much for leaving a review and recommending us as an employer.

  2. "Sales Associate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Athleta full-time

    Pros

    They are a friendly working environment who cares for their employees and customers. They take the time to hear out their customers and provide the best experience for them.

    Cons

    The competition for the jobs and hours are intense and I wish that I could work longer hours to make up for my student loans.

    Athleta Response

    March 17, 2019Company Representative

    We're happy to see you'd recommend Gap Inc. as an employer. Thank you for sharing your positive experience!

  3. "Great Company & Great Place to Work"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Minnetonka, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Athleta part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -B-corporation: many items made from recycled or sustainable materials &/or made in fair trade factories -Mission-driven: celebrates female empowerment through encouraging slogans on girl clothing & using models of all shapes, colors & sizes; promotes getting active -Team-oriented: Passionate leadership & friendly coworkers -Loyal & polite customers -50% full-price employee discount, 30%...

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    Cons

    -Low salary of $10 without much room for growth within same title. A better payout if you buy a lot of Gap Brand clothing. -Overwhelming volume for small physical store -Large team sometimes makes for gaps in training

    Advice to Management

    Love the teamwork emphasis, the leaders' passion for the brand, & the leaders' accessibility. Could work on streamlining training & holding employees accountable.

  4. "Nice place to work"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Athleta part-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    make friends, good discount, friendly staff environment, reasonable and personable management

    Cons

    on your feet often, stressful situations

    Athleta Response

    March 17, 2019Company Representative

    We're so glad to see you would recommend Gap Inc. as an employer. We're happy to hear of your positive experience. We share feedback like this as we continue to improve the employee experience for all.

  5. "Seasonal Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Athleta part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great discount, friendly and encouraging management

    Cons

    benefits are great for those in management only

  6. "Great part-time job"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Athleta part-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    great company, good pay, nice co-workers

    Cons

    work can be slow sometimes

  7. "Power of she"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Cincinnati, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Athleta part-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Truly love the power of she environment.

    Cons

    Athleta is going through changes. Am afraid they could change so much that customers will miss the original environment.

    Athleta Response

    March 17, 2019Company Representative

    Thank you for sharing your feedback. We read all of these reviews and will keep your comments in mind as we work to drive positive change across the company.

  8. "Pleasant retail experience"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX

      I worked at Athleta part-time

      Pros

      - Great discount on clothes - Flexible hours - Good brand mission - Overall positive work environment

      Cons

      - Management differs, but at my location some of my managers were crazy - Very few breaks

      Athleta Response

      March 17, 2019Company Representative

      Thank you for taking time to share feedback with us. We read all of these reviews and will keep your comments in mind as we work to drive positive change across the company.

    • "Good work atmosphere with motivating management team"

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      Current Employee - Sales 

      I have been working at Athleta part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Corporates cares about leadership in management and it shows. Leaders always encourage employees to do their best

      Cons

      Work hours can be limited

      Advice to Management

      Promote within

    • "Sales Associate at Athleta"

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      Current Employee - Sales Associate 
      Doesn't Recommend

      I have been working at Athleta part-time

      Pros

      Lots of hours available Good discounts

      Cons

      Drama Always understaff which makes the job stressful when it doesn't need to be

      Athleta Response

      March 17, 2019Company Representative

      We’re sorry to hear about your experience. We read all of these reviews and will keep your feedback in mind as we work to drive positive change across the company.

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