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2010 Intern in European Office

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Former Employee - Business Analyst
Former Employee - Business Analyst

I worked at Groupon as an intern (less than an year)

Pros

Passionate, driven management in European region. Team growing like crazy; boundless opportunities. Real start-up feel. Diverse, driven team. Interesting projects.

Cons

Certain weeks had crazy long hours. Pay wasn't best, but pretty good for an internship. Didn't have silicon valley feel. Constant tension with many vendors; difficult to balance Groupon's interests with those of small vendors selling through website.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Former Employee - Inside Sales in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Inside Sales in Chicago, IL

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

    Pros

    You will be among the smartest and most energetic young professionals in your field. If given the opportunity to work in a responsive market, you'll be able to make a decent amount of money.

    Cons

    Opportunity for advancement is very limited. Most Management positions are filled, and to reach a higher job status can be difficult depending on your market.

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    Listen to the people on the floor. Selling became nearly impossible with all the hoops we had to jump through.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Flexible work environment when hitting goals!

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

    I worked at Groupon full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Awesome work environment when you are 100% to quota

    Cons

    Daily Deal Marketplace is experiencing fatigue

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Improve Stock Price for Shareholders

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    Neutral Outlook
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