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Helpful (1)

More Hostile Than Necessary

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Former Employee - Regional Coordinator in Akron, OH
Former Employee - Regional Coordinator in Akron, OH

I worked at YRC Worldwide full-time (More than 3 years)

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

The Pay was excellent. Working at and with the terminals was fun.

Cons

The corporate atmosphere was very hostile. Mistakes were not allowed, every detail was micromanaged. People were micromanaged at the corporate level. If you weren't the type of person who would walk all over your coworkers to please the bosses, they didn't want you. I saw good people turn hostile just because they feared of losing their jobs. Numbers were always being played with. People did not matter to them. Only money.

Advice to Management

You'd get better results from your employees and your drivers if you treated them better. Care about something other than just money and maybe you wouldn't be so poorly managed.

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  1. Helpful (1)

    Competitive pay but towards end a very stressful company.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Akron, OH
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Akron, OH

    I worked at YRC Worldwide

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Competitive pay. Former Roadway leadership was competent.Vacation was good under Roadway management.

    Cons

    Very stressful. Senior Yellow Freight management couldn't be trusted. Poor communication between cross country departments and from Yellow management.

    Advice to Management

    Because of bad upper management decisions, destroyed a good company (Roadway), its employees and status in community.

  2. This place is a mess

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    Current Employee - Dock Supervisor in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Dock Supervisor in Columbus, OH

    I have been working at YRC Worldwide

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great co-workers!!! Could actually be a decent job with right upper management.

    Cons

    Senior management. These guys are a joke! Micro- managed by people who leave their office once a day and think they actually know how to do your job. Low moral.

    Advice to Management

    Get lost. Hire some real upper management.

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