Converse Reviews

Updated May 15, 2020

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4.0
77%
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94%
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Converse President and CEO Scott Uzzell (no image)
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17 Ratings
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  • "High turnover of leadership and upper management has created a individualistic culture which pins people against each other(in 14 reviews)

  • "Overall I thought it was a great place to work at so no cons(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Grass greener..."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Converse full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, awesome work life balance, cool people

    Cons

    Antiquated processes, minimal lunch options

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    Converse2020-01-21
  2. "Good work environment"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Converse part-time

    Pros

    Fun atmosphere, good people, good benefits

    Cons

    Uses some dated practices and technology

    Converse2020-04-22
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Great work environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Positive and upbeat work environment.

    Cons

    Not much room for growth, past leadership team.

    Converse2020-04-15
  4. "Good if you are passionate"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Deer Park, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good place to work for with good benefits if you are passionate about people and footwear but specifically in retail

    Cons

    Retail hours are no good. Pay is low depending on the store's volume of sales you work in.

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    Converse2020-03-05
  5. "Relaxed Job - Prepare for unique co-workers"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate 

    I worked at Converse part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fun, laid back atmosphere, and ease new employees into the environment

    Cons

    Co-Workers have egos occasionally and are lazy

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    Converse2020-03-04
  6. "Job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Hanover, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The employee and family discounts

    Cons

    Can only wear converse brand in store

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    Converse2020-02-15
  7. "Great culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Supervisor in Pearl, MS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Converse full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pay and incentives, the overall culture was great! Comfortable dress code!

    Cons

    As any retail job work life balance can be difficult but manageable. There was lack of training for my team including the store manager. Our dm was not involved!

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    Converse2019-12-16
  8. "Awesome"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Floor Team Leader in Orange, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Converse full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great benefits & discounts, meet cool people & chill uniform

    Cons

    Overall I thought it was a great place to work at so no cons

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    Converse2019-12-12
  9. "fun place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Converse part-time

    Pros

    flexible scheduling, great deals, fun people

    Cons

    require a lot of hours, can ask you to work extra

    Converse2019-11-18
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Technical Designer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Converse full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    I had the opportunity to work with some of the most fun and creative people in the industry.

    Cons

    They relocated to Boston, so I had to leave.

    Converse2019-11-10
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