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Former Employee - Slave  in  Albuquerque, NM
Former Employee - Slave in Albuquerque, NM

Pros

good benefits, great people (not senior management).

Cons

PLT in ABQ very cliquish and non inclusive. Stressed TRUST and team work. The only trust in the building was the placard that said "trust". Managers manage UP very well, but could care less about the people who work for them.
Hard workers are not valued, focus is not on production - but more on the program du jour. CI, Real Time, oh brother. Current plant manager came in five years ago and broke a system that wasn't broken.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

value your people, get over yourselves.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1.  

    They are just so happy.

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    Former Employee - Software Analyst  in  Minneapolis, MN
    Former Employee - Software Analyst in Minneapolis, MN

    Pros

    General happiness
    Free food
    Clubs & Events
    Work Life Balance

    Cons

    Some people got laid off last summer, don't know details. Honestly, I have nothing bad to say about them. I've worked for other companies and you can't beat their culture.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no surprise layoffs!

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Unique summer with a variety of opportunities for growth and an incredible employee network

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    Former Employee - Marketing Communications Intern  in  Minneapolis, MN
    Former Employee - Marketing Communications Intern in Minneapolis, MN

    Pros

    - Senior leadership investment
    - Top notch diversity network
    - great speaker series and company betterment programs

    Cons

    - hard for an intern to navigate and gain notoriety
    - Very meeting heavy culture

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep investing in the ideas and development of your entry level talent

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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