Sara Lee
3.2 of 5 100 reviews
www.saralee.com Downers Grove, IL 5000+ Employees

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Executive Assistant (Current Employee)
Downers Grove, IL

I have been working at Sara Lee full-time for more than 3 years

ProsSLC made employees feel worthwhile. Worked close with "C" players - most valued company's vision.

ConsTop management added companies that made no sense to the portfolio.

Advice to Senior ManagementFigure out where you want to be - and quit moving!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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From a seasonal temporary employee...

Product Handler (Current Employee)
New London, WI

I have been working at Sara Lee full-time for less than a year


Pros: The pay is good, and the hours are not bad. The work is repetitive and similar yet a different amount most days. Generally, long-time employees… Cons: Not really any benefits available until you work there long enough. It's hard for employees to move up when other trainees quit the job, not… Advice to Senior Management: Not sure, have only worked slightly over a month here. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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I worked with a group of executives that only valued meat, not bakery

Plant Manager (Current Employee)
Tarboro, NC

I have been working at Sara Lee full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: I got to run my own company, and the staff… Cons: They only know meat products, and do not understand bakery… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to your employees. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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