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    Pros

    Great overall balance. Many employees committed to the company's mission.

    Cons

    Few opportunities to advance to upper ranks from within.

    Advice to Management

    There are tremendous opportunities to harness the leadership powers from your staff.


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    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Underwriters Laboratories (New York, NY).

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    submitted the application online on Saturday and got a phone call on Tuesday. asked some behavioral questions like "Why do you study electrical engineer". told me some basic information of the job. HR told me she will make few phone calls to other candidates and arrange an interview for me. Still waiting for her phone call.

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Best Employers for Latinos to Work for, Latinos for Hire, 2008

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Website www.ul.com
Headquarters Northbrook, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1894
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors SGS, Bureau Veritas, Intertek

Products that pass the muster of this company get the UL symbol of approval. Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is one of the world's leading providers of product safety and certification testing services, performing more than 90,000 evaluations each year. Products that successfully navigate through its stringent tests are registered with the lab and can bear the UL Mark -- a widely trusted symbol for product safety and assurance. Nearly 20 billion products from 72,000 manufacturers bear the UL Mark each year. UL also offers commercial inspection and regulatory training... More

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