Black & Decker

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Current Employee - Regional Accunt Manager in Houston, TX
Current Employee - Regional Accunt Manager in Houston, TX

I have been working at Black & Decker full-time

Pros

Flexibility, Company Vehicle, ability to create promotions

Cons

No value in personnel, the number is all that matters

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Get closer to your field managers, evaluate them based on Management ability rather than sales alone.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

55 Other Employee Reviews for Black & Decker (View Most Recent)

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    A great company for both career and personal growth, outstanding culture.

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    Former Employee - Territory Manager in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Territory Manager in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Black & Decker

    Pros

    public company, big goals and big risks
    open management
    great feedback
    tons of growth opportunities
    great compensation package
    outstanding company culture
    nice balance of life and work

    Cons

    public company so at the end of the day you are just a number
    Quartly fire drills and high stress to please shareholders

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Because of the just a number, no hard feeling policys, B&D lost an unacceptable number of quality people and it has cost them dearly. Probably will never have the market share that was lost.

    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Great place to work

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baltimore, MD
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baltimore, MD

    I worked at Black & Decker

    Pros

    Very friendly employees easy work and life balance, it can get stressful at times. Office is a friendly environment every day

    Cons

    A lot of meetings take place and at times can feel pointless. A lot of people competing to do the same thing.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better assessment process

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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