General Mills
3.9 of 5 559 reviews
www.generalmills.com Minneapolis, MN 5000+ Employees

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A Great Company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Belvidere, IL

ProsGood benefits, a wide range of incentive programs,great advancement opportunities,and excellent people make this a great company to work for.

ConsThe starting hourly wage is somewhat low compared to some other businesses in the area, but this is offset by a great selection of benefits.

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to raise up and empower leaders. Great job so far!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    General Mills is staffed with amazing people.

    Associate Marketing Manager (Former Employee)
    Minneapolis, MN

    I worked at General Mills full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Your cross-functional team is stacked with smart, dedicated, hard-working people. It's also fun to work in food, since everyone has… Cons: Time to promotion is very slow. Leadership doesn't communicate key decisions in a clear… Advice to Senior Management: Share the pain when making tough decisions. Those who are… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Times Have Changed

    Trade Marketing Manager (Current Employee)
    Minneapolis, MN

    I have been working at General Mills full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Strong brands, friendly people, great retirement (still offers a pension… Cons: People being replaced by processes, average compensation (50-60% percentile for CPG), bureaucratic career path, slow… Advice to Senior Management: If GMI wants to remain a "best place to work," they need to treat their employees better - value… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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