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"Fun, Sexy,Cool"

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Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England (UK)
Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England (UK)
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at American Apparel part-time (More than a year)

Pros

Lots of young creative people. The locations are also quite central which is useful.

Cons

Very high turn over rate. A highly sexualised working, you should not work there under the age of 18.

Advice to Management

Tone down the sex.

Other Employee Reviews for American Apparel

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    "Ridiculous"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - In Store Merch in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - In Store Merch in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at American Apparel full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    surprisingly lovely people
    50% discount
    creative lenience in merchandising

    Cons

    wild turn over (six mass firings in 8 months)
    low pay ( minimum wage )
    a lot of work ( was working 70 hrs a week at one point )

    Advice to Management

    it is corrupt all the way up and all the way down


  2. "most disorganized company ever"

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    Former Employee - Store Manager
    Former Employee - Store Manager
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at American Apparel full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    a lot of room grow since the turn over is high, but you will leave soon too...

    Cons

    no work life balance
    no organization

    Advice to Management

    restructure of the senior level management team

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