Carlson Companies
3.4 of 5 32 reviews
www.carlson.com Minnetonka, MN 5000+ Employees

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Carlson Companies a great company for people who want work-life balance and a passion for hospitality.

Team Lead (Former Employee)
Denver, CO

ProsGreat place for people that don't have extensive education but work hard.

ConsTenure is extremely important and 25 year veterans are abundant.

Advice to Senior ManagementDefine a long-term strategy for the business that is more forward looking.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Sound foundation

    Assistant Property Manager (Current Employee)
    Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at Carlson Companies


    Pros: Outstanding benefits package and close-knit relationships with co-workers. Many of the senior staff… Cons: Sometime there is a lack of direction from upper management… Advice to Senior Management: Be more forthcoming and expect the same level of excellence… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Great Brand, Poor Leadership

    Account Manager (Former Employee)
    Long Beach, CA

    I worked at Carlson Companies


    Pros: Brand recognition - Carlson has built a fantastic brand with worlwide recognition. UNfortunately, poor leadership has tarnished that brand and left many of the operating… Cons: poor leadership, lack of succession plan Advice to Senior Management: communicate clearly to your employees No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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