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Mansfield, England (UK)
10000+ employees
Unknown
Company - Public (SPD)
Sporting Goods Stores
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Sports Direct International (SDI) doesn't want anything getting between you and your next goooaaalll! The sporting goods retailer sells clothing, footwear, and athletic accessories from such names as Nike, adidas, Puma, and Umbro at more than 450 stores in the ... Read more

Sports Direct Reviews

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Sports Direct Founder & CEO Mike Ashley
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    "Hard long hours, not told everything during interviews."

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    Current Employee - Floor Supervisor in Surrey, BC
    Current Employee - Floor Supervisor in Surrey, BC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Sports Direct full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    There is no positive side to working here, your just to aloud to enjoy yourself. No pros here for this company

    Cons

    Work weekends, 47hr working weeks, pushed to sell insoles to a
    lol customers on Footware to meet targets, it's all about targets. Not customer service

    Advice to Management

    Hard and long to get there

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Sports Direct Interviews

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Experience
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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    Christmas Temp Sales Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Applied online, got an email few days later to confirm interview time. Arrived in store and spoke to the sales assistant about the interview, who then instructed me to a room with the manager. Interview took about 15 mins and was relatively straightforward.

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