Sports Authority
2.5 of 5 518 reviews
www.sportsauthority.com Englewood, CO 5000+ Employees

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Overall, satisfied with Sports Authority

Store Manager (Current Employee)

I have been working at Sports Authority

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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Interesting Business - Good People

Director (Former Employee)

I worked at Sports Authority


Pros: Solid, dedicated people who are great to work with and are dedicated to… Cons: Too many conflicting priorities Unrealistic deadlines Advice to Senior Management: Focus on staff education Value knowledge and skill Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend 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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