General Mills
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www.generalmills.com Minneapolis, MN 5000+ Employees

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HIghly recommend General Mills

Marketing Director (Former Employee)
Minneapolis, MN

Pros-Top CPG company, one of the most respected in the United States
-Excellent training ground, learning the fundamentals of building a brand and running a business
-Lots of career opportunities for development
-High caliber senior management and colleagues
-Good compensation, large part of it is equity

Cons-Up or out culture
-Weak international recognition
-Weak work / life balance

Advice to Senior Management-Per above

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company, family atmosphere.

    Manufacturing Engineering Associate Intern (Current Employee)
    Buffalo, NY

    I have been working at General Mills as an intern for less than a year


    Pros: Dedicated management, location opportunities, advancement opportunities, understand work/life balance. Cons: Large corporation, can get lost in the mix. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    General Mills is a great company to work for, but my experience and career advancement is not what I hoped it would be.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Minneapolis, MN

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


    Pros: General Mills has amazing benefits and so many added little… Cons: It seems internal positions are often filled with outside applicants. Current management could… Advice to Senior Management: Please take some time to invest in your current employees… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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