Canon
3.1 of 5 58 reviews
www.canon.com Tokyo, Japan 5000+ Employees

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Updated May 12, 2014

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63% Approve of the CEO

Canon Chairman and CEO Fujio Mitarai

Fujio Mitarai

(27 ratings)

48% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Account Executive (Former Employee)
    Toledo, OH

    ProsGood product mix with production print and wide format.

    ConsService struggles with same day fixes not having parts on hand.

    Advice to Senior ManagementSame day service would help customer loyalty

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Hard work but growth.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsCanon is growing and will continue to be strong. Rewards good employees with advancement possibilities.

    ConsSometimes internal politics can hurt advancement.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Average at best - money was OK

    Account Executive (Former Employee)

    ProsMoney was good
    Fellow employees
    Auto allowance
    Bonuses

    ConsSenior management was subpar
    Commissions could be better

    Advice to Senior ManagementStrive to improve all employees

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsResearch oriented, strong support structure

    ConsProcess oriented, large hierarchial structure

    Advice to Senior ManagementHave an open mind

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    Very good and stable company with clear goals.

    Information Technology (Current Employee)
    Miami, FL

    ProsCompany has provided many opportunities at an individual level.

    ConsVery unclear direction at the present moment.

    Advice to Senior ManagementProvide more clear direction regarding growth potential within job families.

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    Solid company with good products.

    Senior Sales Associate (Former Employee)
    Pittsburgh, PA

    ProsMarket Leading Products and a solid focus on customer satisfaction/service.
    Strong focus on training and developing staff.

    ConsCanon products tend to be more expensive than most competitor's products, with little true differentiation and additional value.
    Canon tends to compete against itself via too many sales channels.

    Advice to Senior ManagementStreamline the channels to avoid inter channel competition.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    High Quality products range with global coverageCould

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsExposed to varieties of job functions

    ConsStill dominated by headquaters in japan

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    good experience

    Sales Representative (Former Employee)
    London, ON (Canada)

    Prosgood company and products, clean

    Conssales getting tougher, competitition is intense

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    Very good collaborative working ethics

    Marketing Manager (Former Employee)
    London, England (UK)

    ProsColleagues, stable working environment, nice products

    ConsNot very risk taking, sometimes too lengthy decision-making

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Strong company and brand name, good products

    Manager (Current Employee)
    Brussels (Belgium)

    ProsBrand name, large product gamma and shifting to services oriented company

    ConsSize of the organisation and flexibility related to that

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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