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unpredictable, they are struggling in the marketplace

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Minneapolis, MN
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Minneapolis, MN
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

There is less beurocracy for an enterprise of its size. There is also a somewhat casual and laid back tone.

Cons

lack of strategic direction during tough economic times and there is a lack of transparency with regard to company performance

Advice to Management

A clear consistent strategy needs to be communicated down the ranks and work effort needs to be aligned with that across all business units

Other Employee Reviews for Carlson Companies

  1. Fine place to hang out for a while

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Minnetonka, MN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Minnetonka, MN
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The organization is passionate about community involvement. Marilyn Carlson does amazing things also to fight trafficing of young girls globally, relaxed culture, hospitality is fun.

    Cons

    No upward mobility, don't stick to one strategy. It is constantly changing every few months, currently only hiring/promoting people that are international


  2. Great Job and place to work

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager Operations & Infrastructure in Plymouth, MN
    Former Employee - Manager Operations & Infrastructure in Plymouth, MN
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Carlson Companies gives you the opportunity to be creative.

    Cons

    Management tends to do a lot of knee jerk reactions to issues.

    Advice to Management

    Stop all the knee jerk reactions to issues that will correct themselves.


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