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Stable with limited growth opportunities

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Former Employee - Marketing Manager  in  Santa Ana, CA
Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Santa Ana, CA

I worked at Ingram Micro

Pros

Stable
Good Benefit Package
Great for non-ambitious indviduals
Looks good on your resume
Low margin business model

Cons

Pay is less than industry
Lots of Red tape due to politics
Unrealistic goals
Lack of real insight to partner business models
Promotions take a long time unless you are part of the "good ol boys"
Individual performance is not as important as internal relationships
Typical corporate politics that emphasizes the Ingram Way

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Mid-Level manager agenda's and the supression of out side the box thinking and flexibility is whats going to hinder any growth for your company especially in an industry that quickly progresses and rewards companies who are agile and foresightful.

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    We are one big family!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Logistic Analyst  in  Santa Ana, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Logistic Analyst in Santa Ana, CA

    I have been working at Ingram Micro

    Pros

    My group is very stable. Most staff have been around 10+ years.
    Very friendly environment to work.
    Management balance work/life and respect you personal needs.

    Cons

    Advancement is limited... can take years to be promoted.
    Pay and benefit is a little less compared to industry.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work! Find good leaders that's IM oriented.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Difficult place to work. Extreme expectations, limited resources

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    Former Employee - Senior Marketing Manager  in  Santa Ana, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Santa Ana, CA

    I worked at Ingram Micro

    Pros

    Good place to start out of college.

    Cons

    Lean environment. Unreasonable expectations. Limited growth opportunities for women. Need to be one of the good ol' boys.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More growth opportunities for women.

    No opinion of CEO
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