A. O. Smith

  www.aosmith.com
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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at A. O. Smith full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Some great people to work with.

Cons

The Old Vice President used to bug phones and would have informers everywhere. Makes Wallstreet movie look like Mr. Rogers.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Move into the modern century.

Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

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    Sales drives decision making and brand strategy - focus on international hurts North American business.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at A. O. Smith full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    1. Strong market presence with multiple well established brands.
    2. Competitively priced
    3. Plenty of capacity for growth
    4. Strong market presence in developing economies

    Cons

    1. Sales drives strategy
    2. Brand strategy creates channel conflict
    3. Lack of alignment among senior management
    4. Culture discourages teamwork and interdepartmental cooperation

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    1. Be genuine and authentic - set the tone for a culture of cooperation.
    2. Sales cannot manage business strategy or brand management

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Great Company!

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ashland City, TN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ashland City, TN

    I have been working at A. O. Smith full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Employees are treated with respect. Priorities are solid: focus on quality products, innovation, and taking care of the customer. Awesome place to work, awesome people.

    Cons

    All good. Employee surveys are conducted and management works to address issues.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you are doing. It is easy to be proud of working for A. O. Smith!

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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