NIKE - NIKE truly is a company where you can "Just Do It" at work - if you have a good idea, people will listen. | Glassdoor
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"NIKE truly is a company where you can "Just Do It" at work - if you have a good idea, people will listen."

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Former Employee - Engineering Director in Beaverton, OR
Former Employee - Engineering Director in Beaverton, OR
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at NIKE full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Flexible work hours, interesting work, fantastic fitness center, day care center. The company is concerned with work/life balance. Diverse areas to work in - footwear, equipment, or apparel. if you have a good idea - you can run with it. Mark Parker, the CEO, is visionary, and takes a real interest in the employees. Recently named the most Innovative company in America. They have been early adopters of manufacturing techniques and equipment that other companies are just starting to use, 15 years after NIKE did. There are opportunities to work overseas.

Cons

Some people take advantage of the "flexible work hours" at times. As in any "large" company, there are layers of management that you have to go through to get things done. Generally though - a great company.

Advice to Management

Keep up the great innovation. Don't get bogged down in too many layers of leadership.

Other Employee Reviews for NIKE

  1. "Great brand, amazing opportunities"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NIKE full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Involvement with some of the best products and marketing available globally for any product; fun; high energy; massive ability to reach consumers; highest levels of creativity.

    Cons

    Unwieldy structure; long decision time-lines; political. The matrix is one of NIke's strengths, but it's also a bear to manage when you're inside.

    Advice to Management

    Fix what's wrong with HR leadership ... and what's wrong is at the top.


  2. "This company passionately believes in the spirit and power of sport for anyone who has a body."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Systems Analyst in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Business Systems Analyst in Portland, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NIKE full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The people, energy and passion for the brand, not having to wear a suit, sabbaticals.

    Cons

    The company is big so change can be difficult depending what area you work in.

    Advice to Management

    Keep leading by emulating the company's core values.

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