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Poor business practice

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Current Employee - Manager  in  Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Manager in Chicago, IL

I have been working at Darden full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

average pay and not a lot of advancement

Cons

poor upper management skills and ethics

Advice to ManagementAdvice

trust your employees

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Longhorn Steakhouse, Florissant

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    Former Employee - Line Cook  in  Florissant, MO
    Former Employee - Line Cook in Florissant, MO

    I worked at Darden full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Managers and coworkers were nice, easy going

    Cons

    Kitchen was disgustingly filthy! They must have been in bed with the health inspector.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase your sanitation practices, and enforce them!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Great concept, good intentions, individuals can be disappointing.

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    Current Employee - Manager  in  East Brunswick, NJ
    Current Employee - Manager in East Brunswick, NJ

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

    Pros

    Great kick off training! Excellent mentors, rigorous program in Florida. Chance to bond with all entering managers from different concepts.

    Cons

    Once you get to your store, training is dependent upon,commitment, knowledge, and interest of the GM and other managers, very disappointing,

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Team work is key. Management needs to support each other and the staff.Reward dedication.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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