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Former Employee - Credit/Collections Analyst in Chicago, IL
Former Employee - Credit/Collections Analyst in Chicago, IL

I worked at Lawson Products full-time (More than 10 years)

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Took advantage of extra training opportunities. Flexible work schedule.

Cons

No opportunity for advancement. No recognition of working beyond what was expected.

Advice to Management

Communicate better with work force.

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  1. Helpful (1)

    Lawson is becoming much more corporate, get on the train or get left behind

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Des Plaines, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Des Plaines, IL

    I worked at Lawson Products

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

    Pros

    They are starting to dig themselves out of the hole that the Government debacle from years ago put them in.

    Cons

    They have too many issues at once going on; SAP install, supply chain issues, independent agents to employee changes, corporate do it my way gig...

    Advice to Management

    Keep in mind the people make the business happen. Treat the tenured folks with care and bring them through the changes, don't get ride of them due to the changes.


  2. Not a place to grow your career

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Des Plaines, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Des Plaines, IL

    I worked at Lawson Products

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

    Pros

    You learn how to get a tough skin

    Cons

    Management consistently puts you down. Lots of backhanded compliments. They discourage taking time off. You will work 12+ hour days and are "encouraged" to work on the weekends. Advancements are based on based on skill level but how much you have in common with the management. ie... golfing

    Advice to Management

    Treat your employees with respect.


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