Polo Ralph Lauren Reviews

Updated 25 April 2015
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  1. Helpful (4)

    Beautiful, but costly

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    beautiful clothing and fantastic discount (65% off)

    Cons

    only veteran employees make a salary worth noting, keeping up with your wardrobe (even with the discount) leaves little left over to pay bills, must stay weight appropriate and pedicured as you are working on a "stage" that shows the world what Ralph Laurens version of life should be.

    Advice to Management

    provide a basic wardrobe like Tory Burch does.

  2. Love It

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate
    Current Employee - Sales Associate

    I have been working at Polo Ralph Lauren

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    love the job & what I do, discount is phenomenal and pays well for part time

    Cons

    hard work, crazy schedule, communication needs to be better but overall is good

    Advice to Management

    personal growth, support, compassion for associates

  3. Helpful (1)

    Director

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Hours, benefits, discounts, vacation time, the creativity, people, the diversity, travel. You work to live at this company, not live to work.

    Cons

    Salary range and raises are not as competitive as other companies. There is a lot of people involved in decision making. It is hard to climb a corporate ladder since all of the higher up execs have been with RL for a long time.

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  5. Summer Marketing Intern

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great rotational program with team project at the end.

    Cons

    Very corporate; not much room for innovative strategy and collaborative thinking.

    Advice to Management

    The office culture is very stiff.

  6. Okay

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren part-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to start off

    Cons

    The pay could have been better

  7. Really fun!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in San Antonio, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in San Antonio, TX (US)

    I have been working at Polo Ralph Lauren

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    people are cute and the benifits are amazing and if you ask for time off they respect that most of them time

    Cons

    no flexible, its fun, its okay, i dont know, haha yeah, aksdjalwd adwkj andkawd kawdkjawdkn awd

  8. Merchandise Planning

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren

    Pros

    Great company and people; strong business arm

    Cons

    Compensation does not increase as quickly as comparable companies

  9. I have been working at Polo Ralph Lauren

    Pros

    Pay is above average. The people love the brand that they work for. The customer relationships.

    Cons

    Business processes, efficiency is lacking.

    Advice to Management

    The required age is too low, we shouldn't have 16yo selling something that a mature demographic is buying.

  10. A mess

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Finance Director in New York, NY (US)
    Former Employee - Finance Director in New York, NY (US)

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Employee discount, the clothes, creative designers

    Cons

    The people, technology but mainly these people were rude and obnoxious but they dressed well!

    Advice to Management

    Fire the rude obnoxious people

  11. Assistant Manager of HR/ Ops

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager of Human Resources/Ops in Seattle, WA (US)
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager of Human Resources/Ops in Seattle, WA (US)

    I worked at Polo Ralph Lauren full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Great brand to work for and could be proud to be associated with.

    Cons

    Unrealistic expectations standards with time given. Many long hour weeks with no overtime as a salaried manager.

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