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Review averages

  • 3 employees say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (2)
    66.666666666667%
    Subpar (1)
    33.333333333333%
    1.81
  • 0 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    0.00

Reviews for Academy Sports and Outdoors

Reviews - What employees say

1.81 Employees say
0.00 Applicants say
  • 26.Jul 2017
  • Employee

Support from management

There's no clear leadership, no communication, goals are not met, hours will swing based on sales.

Teamwork

No teamwork bc there's no team

Freedom to work independently

No micromanaged from the start

Internal Communication

None absolutely none

Gender Equality

No men get promoted faster

Career Development

No you will be promised advancement and be overlooked everytime

Overall compensation for your work

No very low pay

Environmental Friendliness

No

Work-Life Balance

No you come to work or get points. Don't accept Drs notes.

Job Security

None

Workplace Safety

There's training in the beginning when hired then a safety talk at meetings

Challenging Work

No

Inclusive / Diverse

No

Suggestions for improvement

  • Make management involved out on the floor the training room isn't their office and as customers support their checks and bonus they may want to be involved.

What I like about the company

Nothing They have too much to fix.

What I dislike about the company

Poor management, no communication, don't follow thru on promises, no advancement opportunity, low pay, high turnover, favoritism, mangers promote gossip,

Company Culture
1.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
1.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
1.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Office / Work Environment
1.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
1.00
Job Security
1.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
1.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered 401(k) Match is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Academy Sports and Outdoors
  • City
    Kannapolis
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former job since 2017
  • Position
    Employee
  • Department
    Others

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered Pet friendly/Pets allowed is offered
  • 29.Jun 2016
  • Employee

Support from management

No communication no decisions every made.

Teamwork

No teamwork nobody works together everyone has their own plan

Freedom to work independently

You get put doing whatever and wherever they want.

Internal Communication

No communication at all

Career Development

If they like you you may get the chance to move forward otherwise you are where you are or they will get rid of you

Work-Life Balance

They want open availability whether your full time or part time and they don't care if you have family

Job Security

No security. Some managers want only part time so they will not hire full time.

What I dislike about the company

They don't promote from within. There is no help trying to get promoted. They will set you up to fail if don't like you.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
2.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
1.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
1.00
Handicapped Accessibility
3.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Academy Sports and Outdoors
  • City
    Kannapolis
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • Department
    Others

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered
  • 17.Mar 2016
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Betterr pay, more family life balance

What I like about the company

Commute is clos

What I dislike about the company

Lack of family life balance and pay is not in line with work load.

Company Culture
2.00
Support from management
2.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
2.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
2.00
Job Security
2.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered 401(k) Match is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Academy Sports and Outdoors
  • City
    Kannapolis
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Others
  • Department
    Others

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered

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Review averages

  • 3 employees say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (2)
    66.666666666667%
    Subpar (1)
    33.333333333333%
    1.81
  • 0 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    0.00

kununu score comparisons

Academy Sports and Outdoors
1.81
3 reviews

Industry average (Other Industries)
3.26
150,624 reviews

kununu average
3.30
2,675,000 reviews