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Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Palo Alto, CA
Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Palo Alto, CA

I have been working at Groupon full-time (less than a year)

Pros

Good benefits, perks and life-work balance

Cons

There is some need to improve HR management, because of the explosive growth.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
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  1. 2 people found this helpful

    The editorial department is a dead end.

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    Current Employee - Staff Writer in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Staff Writer in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Groupon full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    * Flexible work schedule.
    * Decent benefits.

    Cons

    * Passive-aggressive managerial style.
    * Inconsistent expectations.
    * No room to grow.
    * Significant amounts of unpaid overtime.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful

    Burnt out job

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    Former Employee - Account Executive in Albany, NY
    Former Employee - Account Executive in Albany, NY

    I worked at Groupon full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Very laid back, casual environment

    Cons

    Unrealistic expectations, unobtainable and inconsistent sales goals, inconsistent and unfair commission structure, condescending managers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Not everyone is meant to lead a sales team. Do not hire someone to manage because they have an Ivy League degree but that has never worked in sales or managed a team before.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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