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Well controlled company

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Current Employee - Information Systems Analyst in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
Current Employee - Information Systems Analyst in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)

I have been working at Dow Chemical full-time (More than 3 years)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

The company always emphasize on Security, Safety, Sustainability. The company is very globalized. While there are a lot of senior people in company that are quite knowledgeable about everything.

Cons

People always work over time. There are complex processes that are very time-consuming. When people are distributed in different time zones, it is even more difficult to get things done quickly.

Advice to Management

Please reduce and shorten meetings. Don't measure people on how much time they devote to work.

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    Flexibility with efficiency

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Service Analyst in Mumbai (India)
    Former Employee - Service Analyst in Mumbai (India)

    I worked at Dow Chemical full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    - Work Life balance processes in place
    - Pay is in the higher band
    - Job role is more generic. Helps in transitioning to other departments.

    Cons

    - Work life balance processes are interpreted by Human managers. Differs across different managers / leaders.
    - Pay being in the higher band makes switching jobs difficult.
    - Being vaguely defined, your performance is completely upto the Supervisor to interpret.

    Advice to Management

    Understand that the vision gets mutated when filtered down to the grass root employee. A great idea with a lot of enthusiasm at the top - becomes a Slave order by the time it reaches 3/4 levels below.


  2. Dow Chemical Europe

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in Horgen (Switzerland)
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Horgen (Switzerland)

    I worked at Dow Chemical full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Having worked for Dow Chemical in the European headquarter with more than 500 people from 50 different countries, I gained valuable experience interacting with colleagues and customers from varied and diverse cultures. The openess and exchange among the employees was inspiring and most rewarding.

    Cons

    I noticed a changing trend to concentrate more on business results and neglecting people who are achieving the results.

    Advice to Management

    Walk the talk.


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