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working for LG Electronics CE division

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

I worked at LG Electronics

Pros

Good compensation. Good training of employees. Innovative and well respected company.

Cons

No longer has a unifying vision. Lack of clarity and alignment in supply chain between Korea and United States mean supply chain management is virtually impossible.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Pick distribution strategies that work and are based on customer loyalty rather than volume.

No opinion of CEO

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    LG Electronics USA, not so amazing

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    Former Employee - Employee  in  Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    Former Employee - Employee in Englewood Cliffs, NJ

    I worked at LG Electronics

    Pros

    Only good for career path. Too many Americans in higher management ruining the balance of work life in my opinion. Management needs to be reviewed and not employee in their performance management . Employees are working extremely hard as is senior management, but sernior management does pushes employees more causing burn out.

    Cons

    does not provide a balance between life and work. Only believe work is most important and life is not. Believe they must work 12 hours a day while family and loved ones dont see you and marriage and normal life becoming almost non existant. Happiness in the work place is most important for stability and increase employee performance.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Must know most employees work hard at work, but know they have lives after work and need to maintain a balance of life and work.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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    Good benefits, but a company in a constant state of confusion.

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    Current Employee - Associate  in  Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    Current Employee - Associate in Englewood Cliffs, NJ

    I have been working at LG Electronics

    Pros

    Excellent benefits, 401k, cheap cafeteria, free coffee.

    Cons

    Unfortumately, LG is a revolving door, leaving employee morale is extremely poor. The bright and talented staff are not promoted/rewarded, therefore they most often leave...forcing others to pick-up job responsibilities until replacement are brought in a trained. Job objectives are changed what seems like almost daily and deadlines are pretty extreme, forcing employees to work insane hours. For example, you'll get a sudden deadline passed down from senior management from Korea just before 5:00pm, and you must finish that night meaning you almost regularly work 12 hour shifts. Also, approximately 50% of the work population is Korean in the headquarters offices, so if you cannot deal with ultra-diversity...it's not for you.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Set realistic business goals and stick to them, so that employees can meet their objectives. Less micromanagement to allow employees to make decisions. Stop laying off so burn-out doesn't occur, causing the remaining employees to pick-up work assignments and ultimately deciding to leave the company. Seriously need to invest in better infrastructure (Building Services, General Affairs and IT), so that staff can work effectively and efficiently, rather than also having to act as IT techs, cleaning staff and mail clerks taking away from time to do the jobs they were hired to do.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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