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American Eagle Outfitters Overview

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Pittsburgh, PA (US)
10000+ employees
1977
Company - Public (AEO)
Department, Clothing, & Shoe Shops
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
AMERICAN EAGLE OUTFITTERS INC. is built on more than 38 years of customer focus, dedication and innovation. The company was founded with one store, in Novi, Michigan, in 1977. Today, we have more than 1,000 stores and 40,000 associates worldwide. With corporate offices across ... Read more

American Eagle Outfitters Reviews

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  • "Friendly, positive environment"

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    I worked at American Eagle Outfitters part-time

    Pros

    Amazing community of employees, supportive and upbeat environment, really caring managers

    Cons

    Honestly, retail is boring but AE is a great place to work

    Advice to Management

    Thank you! You were all wonderful

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American Eagle Outfitters Photos

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American Eagle Outfitters Interviews

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    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Welwyn Garden City, England
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at American Eagle Outfitters (Welwyn Garden City, England) in June 2010.

    Interview

    Was called by dm to setup an interview. Even if you have amazing experience they base their hiring on a career colour code system so if you do very well in the imterview if you dont fall into the colour thier looking for you dont get a call.

    Interview Questions

    • No difficult if you know your business you shoild be okay.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    They start at the lowest possible so make sure you know why they should pay you what your looking for.

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American Eagle Outfitters Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015

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