W.W. Grainger

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Good Company to work for.

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Government Account Manager in Denver, CO
Current Employee - Government Account Manager in Denver, CO

I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Profit Sharing has been great over the years. Company has a good since of direction with go to market plans. Many good individuals to work with throughout the organization.

Cons

Hard to advance in career within the company. Tender does not matter any longer within the company; as it did 10 years ago. Hiring more outside of the organization instead of promoting within.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Pormote within more.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Sellers Struggle

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Profit Sharing and Benefits and the only plus

    Cons

    Unrealistic Sales Goals and constantly changing commission program. Management will not fight to help with change.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Understand your markets better and set goals according to the market and the economy within those markets.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Enjoyed the experience. Strong company with good benefits

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Territory Sales Representative in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Territory Sales Representative in Washington, DC

    I have been working at W.W. Grainger full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    good benefits and retirement. well run company, industry leader

    Cons

    salary not based on any sort of cost of living. very low for area, not much room to grow early on.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    consider higher base salary

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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