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adidas Reviews

Updated January 17, 2019
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Pros
  • "Good Work-Life Balance (Flexible Time)" (in 109 reviews)

  • "Good work environment where you could connect with others of all types of race and ethnicity" (in 137 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work/life balance in some departments" (in 23 reviews)

  • "HR has to do a better job of communicating about full time opportunities" (in 31 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing"

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    Former Employee - Store Manager
    Former Employee - Store Manager

    I worked at adidas full-time

    Pros

    Very invested in personal and professional growth.

    Cons

    I had nothing negative. Amazing opportunity.


  2. "cashier"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at adidas part-time

    Pros

    good discount, good work space and fun people

    Cons

    not a lot of hours

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Visual merchandiser"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at adidas part-time

    Pros

    Easy job
    Nice team members
    Nice management

    Cons

    Low pay
    Slow enviorment
    Competitive


  4. "Great first job!"

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate
    Current Employee - Sales Associate

    I have been working at adidas part-time

    Pros

    -very nice management
    -works with schedule
    -college student friendly

    Cons

    -open all day black friday


  5. "Sales Associate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Get's discount on apparel.
    Networking with consumers.

    Cons

    Basically need to speak Mandarin for Arcadia location.
    No commission.


  6. "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Cashwrap Supervisor in Orange, CA
    Former Employee - Cashwrap Supervisor in Orange, CA

    I worked at adidas part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great work environment
    Easy to sell a great product

    Cons

    Should pay their retail employees more


  7. "Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate
    Former Employee - Sales Associate
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at adidas (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The people who worked with me were nice,

    Cons

    Pay is quite bad compared to competitors

    Advice to Management

    Pay better

  8. "Smaller Business Units beware"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at adidas full-time

    Pros

    Good work vibe. Friendly staff. casual attire.

    Cons

    Unless you speak german and play the part, very very hard to be promoted.

    Advice to Management

    Engage with the lower ranks, that is P1, M4 and even M3's to provide them avenues to be a M2 or director. Do not hold your status and benefits just for a selected group.


  9. "Best company I’ve ever worked for!"

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    Current Employee - Technical Designer in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Technical Designer in Portland, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The people are amazing and the company really does go out of their way to make their employees happy. The work life balance here is fantastic too!

    Cons

    I haven’t found any yet other than the banging noises from construction but that will end eventually.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  10. "Retail Professional"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at adidas part-time

    Pros

    Discount, discount, discount, discount, and discount

    Cons

    Management was not the best

    Advice to Management

    Don’t have 4 managers working at one time