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Regional Sales

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Former Employee - Regional Sales  in  Plymouth, MI
Former Employee - Regional Sales in Plymouth, MI

I worked at Arrow Electronics full-time for more than a year

Pros

Compensation, Benefits, Co-Workers, Size, Expenses.

Cons

High Turnover, Weak Management, Hostile Environment, Shrinking Workforce.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Right size the company, stop the hire and fire mentality.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Marketing Manager

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics

    Pros

    Great place to work, flexible some at home work hours

    Cons

    Running a little lean with help in 2012

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep it open and honest, listen to the employ

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    I Won't Be Fooled Again!

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Manager  in  Englewood, CO
    Current Employee - Customer Service Manager in Englewood, CO

    I have been working at Arrow Electronics full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Arrow is not the Technology company I thought it was. Turns out Arrow is an old fashion warehousing, pick, pack, and ship operation with a questionable value proposition. Having said that, if your main concern is a paycheck, Arrow's compensation and benefits are surprisingly good for a company with declining margins. If you live in south Denver, the location is great. I'd also have to say that first line management is fairly strong and employee oriented. Its upper management that is disconnected.

    Cons

    Arrow is caught with an old fashion business model, declining margins, strong competition, and few ideas for the future beyond cost cutting. If you're looking to finish out a working career with decent pay - Arrow may work for you. If you're a young person looking for a career - look else where. This is a company focused solely on cost cutting and surrounded by more nimble and innovative competitors. Upper management places no more value on their employees than they would a copy machine.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider listening to your employees. You might be surprised to find that they have some pretty good ideas for turning around declining market share, etc.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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