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Good company. Got laid off. Wish I could have worked there longer.

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Current Employee - Sales Representative in Saint Louis, MO
Current Employee - Sales Representative in Saint Louis, MO

I have been working at AbitibiBowater full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Year-over-year , month-to-month performance-based bonuses. Some travel.

Cons

Automatically signed up for Company Credit Card.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be more organized. Know your products better than your employees do.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Merged ompany slow to take necessary action

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Catawba, SC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Catawba, SC

    I have been working at AbitibiBowater

    Pros

    Independence to conduct your business as you should (if you work in certain departments)
    Benefits
    Coworker loyalty
    Strong track record of positive results at the Catawba location

    Cons

    The business is too dependent on a declining newsprint market.
    Executive management responding too slowly to market conditions
    Bankruptcy
    Frozen pay for 4 years

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't penalize good performers for the poor performance by others.

    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    No wonder we are in bankruptcy

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    Current Employee - Technician in Catawba, SC
    Current Employee - Technician in Catawba, SC

    I have been working at AbitibiBowater

    Pros

    Te Catawba mill is a good mill.

    Cons

    A dying industry with no opportunities except to earn a check.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Read a book about management.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO
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