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Not a pleasant or dynamic place to work, strong brand recognition from a career building perspective.

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)

I worked at Hays plc

Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Brand recognition, ability to earn,

Cons

Senior management rarily come from any external business so their ability to think 'outside the box' is shocking. Transparency in communication is terrible and many senior level staff think they are really 'playing the game', however based on the culture and organisational design of their business they actively support individuality, and do not support team work. Should you choose to work at Hays expect to work on your own and have others actively work against you. A very dry, British business.

Advice to Management

Hire some senior staff from other organisations. With Alistair coming into the business there is the potential for change, however I think he's been brought in to boost stock prices and sell the place . . . .

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  1. employer review

    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Hays plc

    No opinion of CEO
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    respect and freedom to pursue specialism

    Cons

    relatively ltd products and solutions

    Advice to Management

    ltd products and solutions


  2. Not a good company to work for

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Xyz
    Current Employee - Xyz

    I have been working at Hays plc

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    1. You get lunch from the company 2. You get cab from the company 3. Salaries are ok

    Cons

    1. Unprofessional work environment and poor middle and higher management's skills 2. Access of rules and restrictions 3. Inexperienced management team 4. Favoritism promoted 5. Traditional working style and policies 6. Long working hours

    Advice to Management

    Compare the work environment with other companies...and make changes in the current culture and environment


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