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Excellent company, a little short on compensation

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Manager in Minneapolis, MN
Current Employee - Manager in Minneapolis, MN

I have been working at Carlson Companies full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

This is a great company to work for, they have a lot of opportunities for growth and learning.

Cons

Based on everything I have seen, they are usually 10% or 20% below market in compensation, especially on their long term employees. Then they are surprised when someone leaves . . .

Advice to ManagementAdvice

You get what you pay for, the good people will go to where the money is!

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Fun place to work!

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Server in Erie, PA
    Former Employee - Server in Erie, PA

    I worked at Carlson Companies part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    The team was great and the management team was flexible. It was an upbeat, fun atmosphere in which to work.

    Cons

    It was rare to get a chance to sit down for a few minutes during an 8 hour shift on a busy evening.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ensure people take a few minutes to sit down during a long shift.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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    Great place to work, good people from the top down. Just little room for growth.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Host in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - Host in Minneapolis, MN

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

    Pros

    Periodical raises, good benefits, employees are appreciated

    Cons

    Little to no growth within company starting from a very low level

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Believe in your employees more.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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