General Mills
3.9 of 5 526 reviews
www.generalmills.com Minneapolis, MN 5000+ Employees

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Great place to work

Senior Brand Manager (Former Employee)
Uxbridge, England (UK)

I worked at General Mills full-time for more than a year

Pros1) Great Brands
2) Supportive teams
3) Very good work/life balance
From a culture point of view, GM is incredible positive - I am yet to work in a company that is so focused on the wellbeing of its staff.

Cons1) In a bid to keep everyone happy and avoid conflict decision making can be slow
2) Some members of staff become 'comfortable' and don't add as much value as they could
3) In a bid to keep everyone ha

Advice to Senior ManagementDon't feel the need to please everyone all of the time. Be bolder and make the difficult decisions, as and when needed.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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A great place to grow in your own leadership style

Customer Account Manager II (Current Employee)

I have been working at General Mills full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Great culture, great people, great opportunities to develop as a… Cons: highly matrixes, lack of innovation Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great company- Takes care of work life balance

Senior Supply Chain Analyst (Current Employee)
Mumbai (India)

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


Pros: Great Work life balance, Good Knowledge base Cons: Lack of growth opportunities, Now getting more BPO managers Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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