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Laid back working environment and lots of challenging problems to tackle

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
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 an year)

Pros

Fast paced environment. Young and energetic staff. Flexible hours. Independence.

Cons

Senior management in different state.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Better transparency and communication.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Lacking transparency & professionalism in sales

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Chicago, IL

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

    Pros

    - casual
    - best name & resources in the daily deal space
    - working hard to improve management from the top-down

    Cons

    - spotty, sometimes unqualified direct management
    - very little career development & training
    - month-to-month quota
    - lack of transparency in quota setting & account distribution

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Unfortunately, it seems stock needs to be going in the right direction before hard effort is put into improving the specified problems.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Account Executive

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    Former Employee - Account Executive in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Account Executive in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Groupon full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Fast paced.
    Potential for making money.

    Cons

    Not a sustainable business model.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop hiring BCG drop outs as management, utilize your internal employees more.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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