W.W. Grainger
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www.grainger.com Lake Forest, IL 5000+ Employees

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Great company to use as a stepping stone in your career

Territory Sales Representative (Current Employee)
Cherry Hill, NJ

ProsGreat Benefits.
Company Car.
Treats there employees well!!
Great training.

ConsGoals get higher every year wich makes it more unrealistic for reps to make there goals.
Low base commision.
Management needs to realize that everybodies territory is not the same.
No bonus in pay.
Commision is horrible!
Northeast Region for company is going downhill.

Advice to Senior ManagementManagement needs to realize that everybodies territory is not the same.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Acquisition Sales Manager (Former Employee)
    Broomfield, CO

    I worked at W.W. Grainger full-time for more than a year


    Pros: This company offers a competitive salary and is considered to… Cons: There has been a lot of strategic moves within the… Advice to Senior Management: It might be a better idea to promote from within when… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Outstanding company to grow with. Work smart, hard and enjoy yourself with Grainger!

    Customer Service Representative (Current Employee)
    Charlotte, NC

    I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time for less than a year


    Pros: -Good starting hourly pay -hard to beat benefits (most are from day 1, too) -room to grow -rare values for a company this size -high retention rate (most people… Cons: -I work at a top performing branch that has great leadership. Only thing I can think of… Advice to Senior Management: - Keep modeling after top performing branches! It works. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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