Whirlpool

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Constant change

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Benton Harbor, MI
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Benton Harbor, MI

I worked at Whirlpool

Pros

Work Life Balance is excellent
People are great
Top Company/Brands in Industry

Cons

Constant leadership changes made it difficult to fully follow through with strategies. Direction kept changing.
Middle of nowhere in Michigan. Chicago isn't that close, 2 hours to get to a major airport.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Give better direction and support with decision making.

Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great company, great people, good location (in the summer.)

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Benton Harbor, MI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Benton Harbor, MI

    I have been working at Whirlpool

    Pros

    Great location to raise a family - family oriented culture.
    Abundant career opportunities and an openness to move across functions.
    Very ethical company.
    Low cost living.
    Great beaches in the summer.

    Cons

    People are allowed to move too quickly from role to role with no accountability for what they leave behind.
    Small town can be limiting for single colleagues looking for an active life.
    Work is dependent on relationships and not processes which hinders effectiveness and ability to transition roles effectively.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Explore a better talent system to identify, develop and engage talent from day 1. It isn't enough to recruit talent and leave them to fend for themselves.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great company to grow and advance in.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Marketing Specialist in Benton Harbor, MI
    Current Employee - Marketing Specialist in Benton Harbor, MI

    I have been working at Whirlpool

    Pros

    Encouraged movement wihin company, global fortune 500 company, broad range of opportunities, innovative, thought leaders, good values, great location, senior leadership engagement with employees

    Cons

    Inconsistency with how some managers expect their reports to complete performance reviews versus how other managers do. Leads to a higher level of employee dissatisfying behavior.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to drive effective and meaningful employee engagement at all levels and all regions of the company, this helps us feel more empowered.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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