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Relaxing but less challenging

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsThe work environment is rather relaxing.

ConsNot technically challenging. Internall communication isn't very good between technical and business team

Advice to Senior ManagementProvide more training on both technical and soft skills.

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    Avoid if you have any modicum of self-esteem

    Creative Director (Current Employee) Hong Kong (Hong Kong)

    I have been working at Global Sources


    Pros: I belong to the editorial and creative side of things, and at least we get to go home on time. The salespeople aren't half as… Cons: If you are an editorial or creative professional, and want to be with a firm that respects you as an individual, stay far away. This… Advice to Senior Management: It's time for long time founder and CEO Merl to step down, and let new blood take over for a much-needed revamp of how things… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

     

    Good learning experience about global trade

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Global Sources


    Pros: Multinational team, exposure to different work cultures, an opportunity to understand the issues surrounding global trade and manufacturing. With… Cons: The matrix organisation structure requires different stakeholders to collaborate on projects and this sometimes slows down… Advice to Senior Management: With more nimble competitors like Alibaba in the market place,… More
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