Good Will Publishers

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Solid values and ethics

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Former Employee - Sales Representative
Former Employee - Sales Representative

I worked at Good Will Publishers full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

You are selling a product that not only benefits the customer but will make a unique difference in the communities you work

Cons

Traveling - can be very lonely on the road.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Management does an outstanding job with training and support,

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Volunteer

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    Former Employee - Volunteer in Jackson, MI
    Former Employee - Volunteer in Jackson, MI

    I worked at Good Will Publishers (less than an year)

    Pros

    meet new people, helping others

    Cons

    prices to high on some items, not very clean, supervisors need a better attitude towards the co-workers

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Catholic Con Artist

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    Former Employee - Sales
    Former Employee - Sales

    I worked at Good Will Publishers full-time

    Pros

    They set the Towns you work....the territory but they will decide what towns you work...many times not in your territory!

    Most of the towns are very small 2-3000 and are being worked by the companies other divisions.....a small town wont support 3 different book programs!

    If this territory has been worked before ....you will find that accounts are sold at very small contract amounts which you must re sell at 3 to 4 times the amount!!!

    Wont happen....The Heritage program is the only viable product and that still depends on area.

    Program , product, and company are very dated and not trust worthy!

    Don,t waste your time...they churn through reps and even if you take the Draw you wont be paid until week 3....and then only for week number 1! You will never see the money for weeks 1 and 2. THEY KNOW HOW TO WORK THEIR SYSTEM!!!!

    Christian in name only...don't waste your time...you will make more money at WalMart

    Cons

    Management, program, and competition which is the other divisions of GWP selling similar product to the exact same business owners.

    These towns are very small and there is an even smaller amount of business owners that are willing to support this type of program and VERY few that will pay the asking price....you will be forced to sell very low and make nothing!!!

    They churn through reps.....I found out there were 3 before me in just 3 months!!!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop pretending to be something you aren't.....they don't walk what they talk

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Good Will Publishers Response

    Dec 24, 2014VP Marketing

    Thank you for the feedback, it is disappointing to hear that someone had a difficult experience with a position in our company. We have for over 76 years worked to provide opportunities to sales ... More

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