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Great company, Great opportunities

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Sales Manager  in  Indianapolis, IN
Current Employee - Sales Manager in Indianapolis, IN

Pros

Great training program for new employees.
Promotes from within.
Great work culture.
Excellent benefits.
Every day is different, keeps it interesting and fast paced.

Cons

Very competitive industry. You have to approach everyday with a strong mental attitude because the sales do not come to you, you have to find them. Everyday is different, you must be able to adapt to all types of environmnts.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Continue to promote from within. With the excellent training program provider, we have many leaders in our company.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Other reviews for UniFirst

  1.  

    Great place for advancement

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Manager  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Sales Manager in New York, NY

    Pros

    Top Notch Sales Training
    Promote from within
    Great compensation packages
    Billion Dollar Corporation
    Provides multiple tools to be successful

    Cons

    Lack of outside recruiting help

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great development opportunity

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Representative  in  Cleveland, OH
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Cleveland, OH

    Pros

    I was initially told all the positives just like every other job interview I have ever had. I was skeptical when they said give us 2-3 years to truly develop your skill set. I would be promoted or would have skills that would allow me to further my career. They were right. When I switched for a better opportunity I was light years ahead of my co-workers. Even the veterans. I understood the sales process better and was more prepared to overcome obstacles while in the field. Having been there a little over 3 years I wish I would have had another year of development. I was paid well and now feel I could go back there and hit 6 figures. No problem.

    Cons

    It was a very structured sales department. I was used to more freedom but now I understand why. Sometimes it felt like they were forgetting the bigger prospects but they were really just driving home a process.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Help us understand what the reports say. Why you push what you do. I think it would help the learning curve go faster. You are definitely on the right track. Very solid development program especially if one is willing to move. I saw a lot of opportunities.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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