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NIKE New York City Reviews

Updated December 30, 2017
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  • Work/life balance can gets skewed if not careful (in 94 reviews)

  • Hard to move up if you are not included in the social circle (in 49 reviews)

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  1. "GREAT COMPANY"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NIKE (More than a year)

    Pros

    Love love loved working at Nike so fun managers were so nice had the best time!

    Cons

    Store is huge so you're always folding and organizing.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing you


  2. "good"

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    Current Employee - Economic Analyst in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Economic Analyst in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NIKE full-time

    Pros

    good salary, love the work space

    Cons

    bad people, a lot of work

    Advice to Management

    i don’t have any

  3. "Nike"

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    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Jersey City, NJ
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NIKE full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great environment to work in

    Cons

    not enough upward mobility within the company

    Advice to Management

    make job opportunities available to staff


  4. "Niketown NY"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at NIKE full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great opportunity to network at Nike+ events, as well as external companies using Nike space.

    Cons

    At the retail level, extremely poor managerial skills.

    Advice to Management

    Create a program for retail athletes to move up and around within the company.


  5. "Good college job"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Tinton Falls, NJ
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Tinton Falls, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Discount is awesome
    people are generally accepting, kind and welcoming

    Cons

    Hours were kind of tough at times
    Usually understaffed during closing times


  6. "Service Lead Nike Basketball and Jordon Brand"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Service Lead in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Service Lead in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great product, great company, great people

    Cons

    difficult to advance into management , pay is not competitive for experience

    Advice to Management

    keep up the great leadership


  7. "Sales, Marketing, Events, Promotion"

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    Former Employee - Co-Owner/Senior Vice President Operations & Events in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Co-Owner/Senior Vice President Operations & Events in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    team, growth potential, opportunity, innovation

    Cons

    nothing negative to be said, great working environment and employee benefits.

  8. "Great Company. Nothing bad to say."

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    Former Employee - Senior Head Coach in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Senior Head Coach in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I stayed for the people and the culture. I spent 22 years with Nike. Athlete to District Manager. I was able to build an amazing career with them. I left only because I am not able to move to the west coast. Maybe one day I will come back. If you are able to get in, have a great career. If the company doesn't love you, you will know it. If you love the company it will love you back. Work hard and smart. Enjoy the changing environment, its constant. Having Nike on your resume will open a ton of doors for you.

    Cons

    Politics. Every company has them. Embrace it. You will hear drink the cool-aid a ton. Drink it. Sometimes and it works in cycles, Nike loses its way. They have always found the way back. The company is huge and they sometimes hire or place people in the wrong roles just because the are in the right circles.

    Advice to Management

    Work so you are thinking about people again. You forget you are the industry leader, not the other way around. You are way too focused on what the Adidas' of the world are doing instead of innovating in the categories you know the most. Culture of categories ie NSW are created by the consumer. They decide what is cool. They decide if its the next thing. Stop creating stuff. Create and innovate for the athlete.


  9. "Looking for Job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elizabeth, NJ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elizabeth, NJ

    I have been working at NIKE full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    i'd like to be part of a group of work of Job in associated with more people.

    Cons

    bad attitude with others employees


  10. "Sales Associate (athlete)"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Elizabeth, NJ
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Elizabeth, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NIKE part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great Company, Great leadership, amazing opportunities.

    Cons

    management lack of communication
    traffic can get out of hand

    Advice to Management

    communicate better


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