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Lids Reviews

Updated Nov 29, 2019

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3.0
46%
Recommend to a Friend
64%
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Lids CEO    Robert J. Dennis  (no image)
Robert J. Dennis
189 Ratings
Pros
  • "The job is pretty laid back as long as all the work is completed(in 49 reviews)

  • "Great coworkers and a good work environment(in 38 reviews)

Cons
  • "Hard to move up with in the company, if you don't have upper management that believes in you(in 62 reviews)

  • "Low pay, retail is on the decline(in 42 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Sales associate at lids"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in West Palm Beach, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lids part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice management and better discount

    Cons

    Pay, only being able to work short shifts

    Lids2019-06-30
  2. "A fine place to work"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Hartford, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good people, easy job, nice pay

    Cons

    none that i can think of

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work

    Lids2019-11-22
  3. "Depends on your manager"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fun people that come into the store

    Cons

    Depending on your manager it can be tedious

    Advice to Management

    Don't be overbearing

    Lids2019-11-12
  4. "Terrible"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Lids part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good discount and good people

    Cons

    Terrible management and scheduling is off

    Advice to Management

    Get it together

    Lids2019-11-23
  5. "Easy, relaxing job"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Flagstaff, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Meeting people Chance to advance Fun work environment

    Cons

    Long hours Busy during holidays Small store/ work alone sometimes

    Lids2019-11-07
  6. "Great working environment"

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    I worked at Lids

    Pros

    Great manager, at the time he name is Carlos Herrera.

    Cons

    Can’t get as many hours as you’d like.

    Advice to Management

    No complaints

    Lids2019-10-29
  7. "Sales Associate"

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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Milpitas, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You meet great coworkers and get a sweet discount on anything from Lids. It is also not that hard to move up as well.

    Cons

    You'll experience disrespect from customers and pressure. Hours are getting reduced for everyone as well.

    Advice to Management

    Have more communication between corporate and sales associate/managers.

    Lids2019-10-25
  8. "Nice place to break into the IT Help Desk field."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lids

    Pros

    Great relaxed pace to work

    Cons

    Leadership not always around for help

    Lids2019-10-07
  9. "Get Job For Sports Lovers and Teens"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Laid back, fun, relaxed work environment

    Cons

    Limited growth, bad management

    Advice to Management

    Hire managers who care more about people than they do any a number and foster an environment where workers are looked at as people and not just an order taker

    Lids2019-10-01
  10. "Great place to work!"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lids part-time

    Pros

    Chill atmosphere, easy going customers, great coworkers

    Cons

    Have to sell a certain amount of embroidery and Lids Access Passes, wear uniform

    Lids2019-09-10
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