General Mills

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General Mills is challenging, demanding, network based and amazing.

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Current Employee - Team Leader I in West Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Team Leader I in West Chicago, IL

I have been working at General Mills

Pros

The caliber of people that work for General Mills is beyond comparison. The level commitment by the organizational leaders to be engaged and active in their employee’s development is amazing.

Cons

The political structure of the organization is hard to learn and requires assistance to navigate.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Continue to support and develop the junior leaders of the company and focus as much attention on the external hires as those from the companies various development programs.

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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    Top notch brand management training ground

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Associate Marketing Manager in Minneapolis, MN
    Former Employee - Associate Marketing Manager in Minneapolis, MN

    I worked at General Mills

    Pros

    Brand management training ground- good, smart people. If you are looking for a great place to start your career post MBA, this is it.

    Cons

    Long hours, low percentage of people make it past brand manager. Currently takes 4 years for promotion to manager level. 1st manager level job rarely involves people management.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Okay for stater right out of school

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - System Engineer in Minneapolis, MN
    Former Employee - System Engineer in Minneapolis, MN

    I worked at General Mills

    Pros

    Substantial training for new hires. relatively good compensation campared to other companies same size.
    flex time--
    easy money

    Cons

    No room for promotions
    Too much politics

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be honest and truthful when reviewing employees for promations
    Promote employees based on what they can do and not on who they know

    No opinion of CEO
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