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Former Employee - Global Director of Sales  in  Syracuse, NY
Former Employee - Global Director of Sales in Syracuse, NY

I worked at Cooper Industries full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Large company with many opportunities
Leadership opportunities are avaliable
Compensation and incentives are fair

Cons

Meat grinder - lack of work life balance
Human capital development plans are weak

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Former Employee - Supply Chain Analyst  in  Long Branch, NJ
    Former Employee - Supply Chain Analyst in Long Branch, NJ

    I worked at Cooper Industries full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good brand name and well recognized in the industry. Good place to start if you are interested in international business.

    Cons

    Need systematic change to attract and develop young talents

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    The company is what you make it.

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    Current Employee - Manufacturing Engineering  in  Vicksburg, MS
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Engineering in Vicksburg, MS

    I have been working at Cooper Industries full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Competitive compensation and benefits package for new college grads.
    There is an opportunity through progress upwards through the organization.
    Good peer support network.

    Cons

    There seems to be a greater emphasis on activity rather than actual productivity in many facilities. Employees can't full utilize their skills to the benefit of the corporation because of excess bureaucracy.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Invest in your Mid to Lower Level managers so they can effectively manage their teams and cultivate lasting talent.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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