I have been working at Yamaha Motor U.S.A. full-time (More than 5 years)
Great place to work with good benefits and exceptional people. Great work life balance.
No downsides that I have found.
I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5+ months. I interviewed at Yamaha Motor U.S.A. (Atlanta, GA) in May 2015.
I had an email requesting the time for a phone interview. The phone interview lasted about 35 minutes. Next I had two face to face interviews with my future supervisor each lasting over 2 hours and about 1.5 months apart. This was followed by two presentations that I had to make to the VP and several other department heads. The presentations involved comparing the companies products to the competition. I also had to submit two "hot sheets" on fictitious products they assigned to demonstrate writing skills and marketing creativity.
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