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Helpful (15)

Sales Coordinator

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Booking.com full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

The company encourages employees to lead projects and all employees are expected to roll up their sleeves to get the job done. it used to have a fun family-type atmosphere.

Cons

Depending on the office, leading projects and upward mobility is based on likability not on performance. Management runs a popularity show. It is very disorganized and too much time is spent on meetings and tracking short term progress. Workers are highly undervalued and payed below market standards.

Advice to Management

Management lacks people skills and tact. Managers have little to no managerial experience. They micromanage and expend more time targeting employees weaknesses instead of cultivating strengths. Advice: Execute a 6-month management trial period for new managers. During the trial they must attend rigorous leadership trainings. At the end of the trial conduct an anonymous employee feedback survey. Based on the survey determine if they are ready to lead.

Other Employee Reviews for Booking.com

  1. Helpful (2)

    Customer Service Executive

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Executive in Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - Customer Service Executive in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Booking.com full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Awesome place to work to, good quarterly bonuses, great benefits

    Cons

    to strict on attentent


  2. Helpful (5)

    A casual business culture with good benefits and opportunities for advancement.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Executive in Grand Rapids, MI
    Current Employee - Customer Service Executive in Grand Rapids, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Booking.com full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Hires from within, opportunities for travel, friendly and supportive management, even low level employees have a voice, calls are not scripted.

    Cons

    Repetitive work, imperfect system for measuring performance, inter-department communication is lacking.

    Advice to Management

    Hourly wages could be increased across the board, considering how much the success of the company is based on customer service. Better wages equal better worker retention (saves on training), employee satisfaction (better performance), and more opportunities for employees to travel and use Booking.com ($$$).


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