Shinola Careers and Employment

What is it like to work at Shinola?

3.1Work/Life Balance
2.6Salary/Benefits
2.7Job Security/Advancement
2.4Management
3.3Culture
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Could be so great if it wasn't for lack of caring leadership
Written by Anonymous (Former Employee) from Detroit, MI on 22 May 2019
Shinola is a company without competent leadership. The majority of the workforce is composed of great people who genuinely believe in the company and the products, and there are a lot of excellent people at Shinola, even though they are unappreciated. To get ahead you have to be well-connected, fashionable, or a sycophant. The benefits and salary of - more... corporate positions are decent for the Detroit area, but the pay for hourly positions is insulting, especially considering how much Shinola exploits the images and skills of their craftspeople in their marketing. It's nice to feel like a company ap ... - less
ProsCorporate salaries are good, product discounts are nice, and most people who work there are excellent
ConsTerrible, fundamentally flawed leadership
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