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Decent entry job for industrial sales

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - OUTSIDE SALES in Atlanta, GA
Current Employee - OUTSIDE SALES in Atlanta, GA

I have been working at Fastenal full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

decent benefits and good flexibility

Cons

Upper management does not care about employees. To the management above the GM level, you are just an expendable number.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stop coming up with ways to pay us less

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    hang on for the ride

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    Former Employee - General Manager in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - General Manager in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Fastenal full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    you can earn good salary if you can meet performance expectations.
    advancement opportunities
    basically running your own business

    Cons

    "all in" mentality leaves little time for family
    long hours needed to accomplish what is expected

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    its not all about numbers, look at the good people

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    part-time position is good for me

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
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    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Albuquerque, NM
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Albuquerque, NM

    I have been working at Fastenal part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great for college students and learning about sales in a growing industry of a normal nuts and bolts company throughout the world and nationwide

    Cons

    Need better compensation for the work that gets done around the warehouse. Its a good entry level job but not for the long term

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hope to get bigger raises

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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