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Hibbett Sports is a sporting goods retailer selling sports equipment, athletic apparel, and footwear in small to mid sized markets in more than 25 states, mainly in the Southeast. States with the most stores are Georgia, Texas, and Alabama, with a majority in small-town, rural areas; mainly in malls and strip centers anchored by a Wal-Mart. The company's headquarters are in Birmingham, AL. The company is always looking for passionate and motivated individuals to join its team, offering you the chance to work in a fast-paced, challenging, and exciting retail environment. Benefits include good employee discounts.

Company - Public
$500M to $1B
Large
Multiple locations
Niche Retailers, Sporting Goods Retailers
1945
What departments Hibbet Sports employees work at?
DepartmentsRatio
other occupation23.4%
General and Operations Managers21.3%
Entertainment & Sports19.1%
Sales Managers & Supervisors14.2%
Retail12.1%
Management - Other5.8%
Sales - Other4.1%
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Professional experience

How many years of experience do Hibbet Sports employees have before joining?
Years of experience at Hibbet Sports: Newcomers: 48%, Experiencers: 16%, Experts: 13%, Veterans: 23%. Hibbet Sports employees have less than 3 years experience on average before joining.
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Where did Hibbet Sports employees work before joining?
Where they've worked before Hibbet Sports: Academy Sports + Outdoors, Belk, Finish Line. Typical Hibbet Sports employees have worked at Academy Sports + Outdoors.
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Academy Sports + Outdoors
Belk
Finish Line
What industries did Hibbet Sports employees work in previously?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of Hibbet Sports: Niche Retailers, Limited-Service Restaurants, Clothing Retailers, Full-Service Restaurants, Colleges / Universities. Hibbet Sports employees most likely come from a Niche Retailers industry background.
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Where did Hibbet Sports employees work before joining?
Past employers' size at Hibbet Sports: Small: 28%, Medium: 12%, Large: 60%. Most Hibbet Sports employees have previously worked at large companies.
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Educational background

What did employees at Hibbet Sports study?
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Where did employees at Hibbet Sports study?
Auburn University
Jacksonville State University
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Employee data

How long do people stay in a role at Hibbet Sports?
Time employed at Hibbet Sports: <1: 7%, 1-3: 24%, 4-8: 48%, 9-13: 13%, 14-20: 6%, 20+: 2%. Most Hibbet Sports employees stay with the company for 4-8 years which is the same as the industry average.
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How does Hibbet Sports rank for age & gender diversity?
Gender ratio at Hibbet Sports: 68.4% Male and 31.6% Female. Age ratio at Hibbet Sports: 16-20: 1%, 21-30: 67%, 31-40: 20%, 41-50: 8%, 51-60: 4%, 60+: 0%. Hibbet Sports rates - 12.4% less female than the industry average. Most Hibbet Sports employees are 21-30, which is below the industry median age range.
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Career advancement

How does Hibbet Sports rank for career advancement?
Career advancement at Hibbet Sports: low. Hibbet Sports ranks low for career advancement which is same as the industry average.
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What companies do Hibbet Sports employees go on to work at?
Future employers of Hibbet Sports: AT&T, DICK'S Sporting Goods, Enterprise, Lowe's, NIKE. People who work at Hibbet Sports most typically go on to work for the AT&T.
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DICK'S Sporting Goods
Enterprise
Lowe's
NIKE

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Stock supplies and was available unloading the Delivery Truck
Lockhart, TX - September 7, 2022
Supportive co workers,Happy and fun atmosphere.
4.0
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4
Professional growth
4
Salary & Benefits
4
Work-Life balance
4
Recognition & Support
4
Culture and Values
Once a week a delivery truck will arrive,I was scheduled to assist the supply Delivery. My shift was Afternoon till closing,within this shift my duties: Always welcome customers,Alert Sales. I learned the back stockroom,helped organize the stockroom. I dressed the mannequins and displays,or sale items within the store. Un fortunately this Store is presently closed.

Pros and Cons
Friendly and supportive team
small store,parking issues for employees.
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Assistant Coach
Gainesville, FL - June 22, 2021
Fun and productive
4.8
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4
Professional growth
5
Salary & Benefits
5
Work-Life balance
5
Recognition & Support
5
Culture and Values
While working at Hibbett I had the greatest time of my life . Met so many new people . You get different personalities everyday and get to know your workers and customers on a personal level. You can work while having fun and doing what you love most . I was an assistant coach for a year . I left because of maternity leave but I will always go back . Great opportunity . Pay not great but if you love what you do pay doesn't matter .

Pros and Cons
Fun , discounts, relationship
Benefits for employees
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Sales
Ocean Springs, MS - May 26, 2021
Not scheduled enough hours to be able to support myself and my children.
2.8
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2
Professional growth
3
Salary & Benefits
3
Work-Life balance
2
Recognition & Support
4
Culture and Values
I was told that I would be full time but never scheduled for more than 20 hours a week. I am a single mother and need to work a full time job. I am a hard worker, a fast learner who is not afraid to work. I put my heart into every job and try to be a great employee and a team worker.

Pros and Cons
The customers and my coworkers
Not more than 20 hrs per week at minimum wage
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What industry does Hibbet Sports fall under?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Retail Trade.
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What’s the stock symbol of Hibbet Sports?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
HIBB.
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gender breakdown at Hibbet Sports?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
gender ratio is 31.6% female, 68.4% male.
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When was Hibbet Sports founded?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
1945.
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What’s Hibbet Sports’s yearly revenue?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
$500m to $1b
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what are the chances of career advancement at Hibbet Sports?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
low.
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What’s the average length of tenure at Hibbet Sports?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Typically 4-8 year(s).
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what kind of companies did Hibbet Sports employees work for?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Large companies before Hibbet Sports.
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who are employees usually hired by after leaving Hibbet Sports?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
AT&T, DICK'S Sporting Goods, Enterprise, Lowe's, NIKE, Self Employed, Verizon, Walmart.
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Which companies did employees work for before starting at Hibbet Sports?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Most of Hibbet Sports’s employees worked for one of these companies Academy Sports + Outdoors, Belk, Finish Line, Lowe's, Parisian Inc, Sports Authority, The Home Depot, Walmart.
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What’s the average age at Hibbet Sports?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
21-30.
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Where did most of Hibbet Sports employees go to school?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Auburn University, Jacksonville State University, Samford University, University of Alabama, University of Alabama at Birmingham.
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Do they offer paid internships?
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9 months ago
yes but it's not paid I guess😇
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9 months ago
I did 3 months paid internship with them with amazing learning and development opportunities.
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Do they consider years of experience or does every associate start at the base pay?
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10 months ago
Yes everyone starts with that base pay.
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10 months ago
salary vary from position to position and experience of employees too😄
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How long does it take to get hired from start to finish ? What are the steps along the way?
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9 months ago
The hiring process changed several times during my employment from paper applications to on-line applications and questions and it's takes round about 2 weeks
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9 months ago
I was hired within 4 days very quick process😀
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How do you feel about the future with this firm?
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10 months ago
I feel they will suceed for a few years with their new website launch but their need to fix major issues within the website will be a loss for the company.
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10 months ago
It is going in a great place more changes and advancement can change the game in industry.😍
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How often promotion are given to employees and on which basis?
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9 months ago
Apply for the position interested in 😄
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9 months ago
I have seen rare promotion too tough honestly🙂
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Training is very limited :(
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11 months ago
one of the best ompany I have worked for great:)
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10 months ago
They have training and development programs for employees🥳
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Can you work with them as a partime employee?
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10 months ago
yes both partime and fulltime employees🤗
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10 months ago
I'm working as a partime employee and my work hours are 6hrs daily.🙂
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Do they pay for overtime?
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10 months ago
Always pay for overtime very caring toward employee contributions.
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10 months ago
overtime is a choice of employee If you do it you get paid..🤑
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Do they drug test Sales Associates?
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10 months ago
they do not drug test sales associates.😅
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10 months ago
They do drug test managers but they do not test sales associates unless they feel the need to🙃
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work life balance not the best
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10 months ago
Great worklife balance for employees I'm satisfied with the workpace💛
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10 months ago
Not a great work life balance many day to day challenges especially the fashion markets finding quality candidates can be a challenge😫
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How much hours for morning and night shift?
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9 months ago
9 to 11 hour shifts.😁
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9 months ago
you are required to work no less than 48 hours a week :D
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Do they hire 17 year olds?😪
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9 months ago
wait for a year, you can apply when you are 18 😇
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9 months ago
sorry kiddo, they don’t hire anyone younger than 18
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what type of questions theya ask during interview?
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9 months ago
very easy questions about job role😉
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9 months ago
they ask about experience, expertise and how you can contribute towards the sucess of company🙂
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They do not discriminate in employment.
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10 months ago
They have equal employment opportunity for all people.😉
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10 months ago
They do background checks for anything serious and provide job after verification😎
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How's your interview experience with them?
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9 months ago
I started with an employment agency then followed by the Hibbets hiring manager
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9 months ago
Extensive but fair.😊
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How much does a sales associate get paid per hour?
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10 months ago
$7.25 per hour for associates🤪
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10 months ago
7.25 an hour starting pay.
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What are some tips for doing well in the interview?
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9 months ago
Eye contact, being understanding, do not interrupt who is interviewing you.
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9 months ago
Don't e nervous listen properly and answer to each question accordingly😇
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Promotion is very diffcult 😓
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9 months ago
I worked with them for almost 2 years and then left because of slow promotion process😌
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9 months ago
It had a good atmosphere and the employees are all nice and respectful management regard hard working employee by giving them promotions🥰
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Great job with a focus on development
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10 months ago
Retail here is so easy and although you have your typical not so good days when you can’t always please a customer but heck just give them the best attitude and you will be great
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10 months ago
Its a alright job if your getting right out of high school, My manager was nice cool all around person
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During my first two years of working I received a $.25 raise this year and then my third year it was up to $.50 raise
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9 months ago
it's not so often rarely along with the promotion🥺
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9 months ago
Wage increment depends on the performance of employees and it's only for hardworking and deseving ones😉
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So what dress do they have for employees here??🙂
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10 months ago
they don’t really have any, just put on a black shirt with nothing printed on it and put on any jeans and you are good to go
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10 months ago
A plain black shirt and any pants excpet for sweat pants 🥱
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Is it good workplace for establishing longterm career?
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9 months ago
Everyone there was very professional and always made sure you felt good.
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9 months ago
The Atmosphere was great and the management would always help if you needed it 😄
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This is a good starting job for selling shoes and clothing in a retail environment🥰
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9 months ago
Overall I thought compensation was very low even for dedicated store managers
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9 months ago
Work environment was fun and managers were great. Easy job interacting with customers🤩
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Love the growth opportunities💜
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11 months ago
Just do your job and go home missing advancement opportunities 😓
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11 months ago
Good place to get experience😍
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Needs petter pay but overall it’s a decent job just wish it had more pay and allowed for more overtime opportunities
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10 months ago
Love my job only thing I don't like is the work life balance😣
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10 months ago
Great management, good breaks, flexible schedules😄
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Any lunh break during shift hours?
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10 months ago
lunch break is of one hours😋
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10 months ago
They offer lunch break that is of 1 hour maximum
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Do they have any work form home policy?
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10 months ago
I guess no I'm working with them and all roles are physical😇
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10 months ago
There isn’t work from home
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Does they offer a dental plan? What does it cover?
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10 months ago
Full time employees can receive benefits.🙂
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10 months ago
They do provide dental plans to employees.
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What is the interview process like?
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9 months ago
They ask very original questions and made sure all my questions were answered before I had to leave😇
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9 months ago
Questions about performance, work ethic, time management, working with others, and position
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How did you feel about telling people you worked with them?
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9 months ago
I loved working for them I would recommend to anyone!😇
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9 months ago
Decent and great place must apply for job💗
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What are the specific dress code requirements?
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10 months ago
Company provide uniform to it's sales staff😅
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10 months ago
you must comply with dress code of firm.
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Are there background checks held here??🙄
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10 months ago
yes there are background checks held here 😃
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10 months ago
there are, yeah🙂
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It’s a chill place and a good first job
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10 months ago
Workingwith them is a learning experience. You have good & bad days, but the good out ways the bad & you can overcome the bad days.
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10 months ago
They are also flexible with hours.😅
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How often do raises occur?
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10 months ago
Not very often. Was dependent on store manager’s approval
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10 months ago
Barely ever😇
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Do they drug test during the interview or once you have the job ?
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9 months ago
When I got promoted to team lead they conduct mine😄
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9 months ago
After the interview as per my information
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How's the management of company?
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10 months ago
Unappreciated management and unsupportive when there were issues. Training was basically me figuring out to solve any and almost every problem myself.😌
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10 months ago
very supportive and caring management❣
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If you are in high school or college then I would definitely recommend this job
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9 months ago
No doubt great opportunity for students to earn while working with them as partime.
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9 months ago
Seriously amazing firm, my first amazing job with great people around me.
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What is the workplace culture like?
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9 months ago
It's amazing ! If you have the right staff 😍
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9 months ago
The culture is well rounded.
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What is the best part of working?
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9 months ago
You get to interact with customers especially if you played sports in high school and help the parents kids on the best choice they would like
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9 months ago
It’s an easy joband very enjoyable like putting smiles on customers faces
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What kind of discount do you get when you are employed ?
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10 months ago
It's half of the original price I guess
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10 months ago
You get 25 percent off.
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How is your interview experience?
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10 months ago
The first round of interview went wellI was called for a second interview but was called to reschedule within two hours before then had to reschedule as well due to personal circumstances
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10 months ago
It was a fairly straightforward video call interview. I was asked about specific skills and familiarities with different technology and processes in the marketing function🤍
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Does they drug test coaches in training?
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10 months ago
They do drug testing for all level of employees☺
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10 months ago
Drug test is must by them
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How are your coworkers?
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9 months ago
Mine are too good I'm happy🤩
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9 months ago
some peoples seems rude they don't help you at all😟
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I'm 17 and won't be 18 until June can I still get hired?
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9 months ago
You must be 18+ to apply otherwise your application will be thrown up automatically😅
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9 months ago
You can go talk to a manager and apply when you are 18😇
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Would it be a good job for someoene in high school??😐
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10 months ago
yeah bud you can work for good cash without having your studying concentration diverted that much :)
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10 months ago
so many reasons to say yes here, so yeah surely I would 😛
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How's the typical day for you?
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10 months ago
very busy I love working with them 😇
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10 months ago
It’s pretty slow paced and a relaxed work place all you do is assist customers with shoes and ring customers up.
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Overall your coworkers are very important for a simple job as this💜
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10 months ago
Pay is minimal for the amount of work you do😰
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10 months ago
The company culture was very fun😆
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It's a customer service job so you meet some really great people. When things changed in the corporate office the moral changed every where.
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10 months ago
I worked as a seasonal employee so I wasn’t there long. My manager was pretty overbearing though
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10 months ago
Fun workplace in the store setting. When The district managers visit the stores it is always criticism and they tend to overwork their employees without a lunch break😕
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How do you get promoted to management?
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10 months ago
Leadership amnd management skills are plus for getting management position😆
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10 months ago
it's upto your performance😇
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How old do the employees here generally be??🤨
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9 months ago
its 20s😄
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9 months ago
I read a report that said the average age here is 20s 😆
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What are the average work hours?
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10 months ago