Transportation Solutions Group

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Transportation Solutions Group Reviews

Updated August 12, 2014
Updated August 12, 2014
26 Reviews
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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Enjoyable Work Environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Operations Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Operations Specialist in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    TSG is a great place to call home. This company knows how to bring the best out of their employees and reward them for their hard work. TSG knows how to make the work environment fun but can also kick it into work mode and get tasks done. The sky is the limit at TSG and if you prove that you are a hard-working employee you will be able to rise the ranks.

    Cons

    The hours and stress sometimes can be rough but that is every job. I cannot think of a con for TSG. If you show up to work and do your job there is nothing to complain about.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    My advice to management is to just keep things the same and not change the way TSG functions. I would hate to see the company lose its fun energetic environment because that is what makes coming into work enjoyable.

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  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great Workplace

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Carrier Sales Representative in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Carrier Sales Representative in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    The people, atmosphere, and activities are fun and rewarding. I wake up excited to go to work everyday and enjoy the daily challenge that is presented. Overall - satisfied with my position and have met some great friends in the office thus far. TSG is a fun place to work and has a fast paced, lively atmosphere.

    Cons

    Sometimes have to work weekends/longer hours than others in the office. Overall though, this is a fun place to work with a good group of employees and management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management has an effective system in place.

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  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    An amazing environment that is never boring and always keeps you on your toes

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Customer Sales in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Customer Sales in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Working with intelligent people in a fast paced environment couldn't possibly be more motivating

    Cons

    When someone responds with a revised contract, it can take the legal team a day or two to return a signed copy.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep the happy hours coming! These outings definitely help with morale and give us the opportunity to mingle with people we may not normally encounter.

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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    HURRY AND GET ABOARD THIS FREIGHT TRAIN BEFORE YOU MISS OUT!!!!!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Carrier Sales in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Carrier Sales in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great work environment, tremendous opportunity of growth, never a slow day very fast paced and competitive, TSG only wants to see you succeed and will help in any which way to make sure this happens. Management is very professional and go out of their way to get to know you and your family on a personal level. From the President of the Company all the way down, everyone is always available to speak at
    anytime. I have been at this company for four years now and couldnt be more proud to be an employee and part of something special. TSG is a family and a company only gets this way if it starts from the top!!!!!!!

    Cons

    Its hard to leave work related issues at work and not bring them home with you.... On the other hand in this industry the more issues you are dealing with the more money you are making...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the GREAT WORK!!!!!!!

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    Positive Outlook
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  6.  

    Taking On New Challenges

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Carrier Sales Representative in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Carrier Sales Representative in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    - opportunity to grow, develop new service lines, take the reigns and go
    - great environment, good music, casual dress
    - new challenges every day, industry is always changing
    - love the chance to win every day, every transaction is a chance to develop a new relationship

    Cons

    - hours can be long, there are usually incentives to get out early though

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    -Keep giving your young reps the chances to rise up!

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    Positive Outlook
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  7.  

    Love Coming to Work Everyday

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Carrier Representative in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Carrier Representative in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great leadership with solid group of mentors. Culture is awesome here, they are always doing something fun to keep things interesting. I have moved up pretty quickly in two years and have a great knowledge of the industry. I started out being a young rookie with a lot to learn, and although I still am learning something new every day, I now get to help out with the newer reps and point them in the right direction.

    Cons

    Everyday comes with it challenges as this is transportation and issues do occur. The hours can be long as well, but the time flies.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you are doing and never sit back on your laurels.

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  8. 2 people found this helpful  

    Couldn't imagine myself working anywhere else..

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    I’ve been with the company for over 10 years and truly feel as if they are my 2nd family.. the company continues to grow / stand out in the market place and I am proud to be a part of that. They are very invested in their employees, and do a lot to make sure the personnel knows they are appreciated.

    Cons

    Long hours, but those who put the effort in have a lot to show for it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to bring in people who are hungry and want to see this company be successful, as its a fun ride to be a part of that.

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    Positive Outlook
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  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great Place to Grow

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Customer Operations in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Customer Operations in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great leadership across the company. You get a lot of hands on training to begin your career and get into the mix within the first month. I personally had no experience in the industry before starting at TSG and now have a great base of knowledge of how everything works.

    Cons

    Paid time-off for new employees used to be on the lighter side, but they just updated this year, so seems like management is always trying to improve. Hours can be long, but are off set by half days.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10. 2 people found this helpful  

    Great place to work!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    There is a lot of room for growth as this company continues to grow.

    Upper management has shown great leadership through some tough economic times and this company contiues to grow and succeed on a daily basis.

    The best work environment you can find. It's fun, interactive and challenging

    Cons

    This is a competative industry and you need to bring your "A Game" every day.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you're doing because it works!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11. 2 people found this helpful  

    Opportunity around every corner

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Operations in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Operations in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Transportation Solutions Group full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    This is a small to mid-sized company. Even while working in an entry level position, you will sit next to and work with upper management every day. I believe this gives all TSG employees the opportunity learn the industry, and it creates an atmosphere to grow professionally and personally.

    Cons

    This is the most honest feedback I can give: The hours can be long. Although, I believe that you will work long hours at ANY company if your goal is to advance to the next level. If you find yourself working late, you will begin to notice the same group of people surrounding you, and they are consistently the top producers at TSG.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to promote within. I see this happen all the time, and it is a huge motivator to keep the company's greatest assets (its people) excited to come to work every day.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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