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Overall, satisfied with Sports Authority

Store Manager (Current Employee)

ProsDecent benefits
Good customer base
Working with sporting goods
Good pay

ConsCommunication issues
Lack of resources for store level mgrs. (Payroll)
Poor real estate decisions
Keeping incopentant people in positions that need competance.

Advice to Senior ManagementFind a way to enforce / track job performance of various field staff.
Get the right people in the right positions like you said you were going to earlier in the year. Not just change the title of the person.
Give stores the resources to do their OWN marketing.
Payroll, payroll, payroll. You want satisfied customers? You want to be a leader in tech services? Give stores the resources to make it happen

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    3 people found this helpful  

    Some bright spots, but in the end, should have been better.

    Manager (Former Employee) Denver, CO (US)

    I worked at Sports Authority


    Pros: Worked with a very good team. Some good people… Cons: Nepotism rules. Serious turf wars. Corp HQ building is outdated. Numerous staff in Merchant group that… Advice to Senior Management: Invest in your staff. More
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    Good Experience, Valuable learning

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Englewood, CO (US)

    I worked at Sports Authority


    Pros: Great group with good leadership New technology Cons: Support issues Lack of holiday time More
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