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Filled with robots too scared to propose new ideas & threatened by anyone who does. Change & innovation are not welcome.

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Culver City, CA
Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Culver City, CA
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Looks good on a resume.

Cons

Everyone is so threatened by everyone else, that you end your day feeling defeated, not by the work, but by the process.

Advice to Management

Hire a team of psychologists to help shift the culture. Have senior execs start being more attentive and verbal, praising new ideas, openness and team work.

Other Employee Reviews for Mattel

  1. Solid company. Takes care of employees.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    work/life balance. Takes care of employees.

    Cons

    Can be political as is the case in most large companies.

    Advice to Management

    Doing a good job.


  2. Good Place. Good People. Political. Fast Paced Environment.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in El Segundo, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Mattel has great people and a fun environment overall due to the nature of the products you make. You have the opportunity to interact with others in cross functional teams to really make a difference in product. Other strengths include: - Good Work Life Balance - On Site Gym - Half Day Fridays - Generous Vacation Times - Causal Dress

    Cons

    - Political Environment - Senion Management Lacks Focus and Clear Strategy in Certain Business Units

    Advice to Management

    Focus! Respect the workers who are putting in time to make your vision a success.


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