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Callaway Golf Reviews

Updated July 22, 2017
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  • Senior management focus is entirely on reducing costs (in 4 reviews)

  • Market share is not improving much (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "National Account Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Callaway Golf full-time

    Pros

    If you are willing to work hard, the job was amazing. Many opportunities to experience golf at the highest level.

    Cons

    It's a publicly held company, which means you are only as good as your most recent quarter.


  2. "Marketing"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Callaway Golf full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great CEO, solid brand. Genuine love of golf from many employees

    Cons

    shrinking industry. Management doesn't always listen to its employees and there is extremely limited training for employees

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees and train them. They are your greatest strength and should be treated as such.

  3. "great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Product Development Engineer in Carlsbad, CA
    Former Employee - Product Development Engineer in Carlsbad, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Callaway Golf full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice working environment, great employee discounts,

    Cons

    Some people too set in their ways....This can happen anywhere

    Advice to Management

    had no issues with management, all were very supportive


  4. "Production"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Carlsbad, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Carlsbad, CA

    I worked at Callaway Golf full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    In the day, was a great employee-centric company. Placed high value and appreciation on employees that made the company great

    Cons

    Moved production to Mexico and cost a lot of jobs in Carlsbad. All in the name of shareholder profit

    Advice to Management

    Bring jobs back to Carlsbad and rebuild the company into the great employer it once was


  5. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Graphic Designer in Carlsbad, CA
    Former Employee - Graphic Designer in Carlsbad, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Callaway Golf full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great company to work for with awesome benefits and amazing people.

    Cons

    A few late nights needed around "New Product Launch" time.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!


  6. "Lead Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Carlsbad, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Carlsbad, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Callaway Golf (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Team Environment. Lot of Opportunities to learn new technology.

    Cons

    Less chance for career growth. Market share is not improving much


  7. "Demo Day Representative"

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    Former Employee - Demo Day Representative in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Demo Day Representative in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    You can choose which events you would like to participate in. Great company to work with.

    Cons

    Equipment unloading and loading is heavy and cumbersome.

  8. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great PTO - up to 6wks per year plus 11 paid holidays. Most people are very pleasant to work with, relaxed environment, easy going management.

    Cons

    Inter-department personnel issues contribute to occasional stressful work environment.

    Advice to Management

    Fix inter-department issues and it will solve the biggest problem with the company.


  9. "Good place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Analyst, Principal SAP in Carlsbad, CA
    Current Employee - Analyst, Principal SAP in Carlsbad, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Callaway Golf full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good working environment. Surrounded by talented people at work. If you are a golf lover, this is the place to be. Company pays for practice at the driving range for multiple golf course near the office.

    Cons

    If you have kids or love one that are sick, you need to use your pay time off since employer really discourage people working from remote.


  10. "Great company to work for."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great products to sell and promote. Fun place to work. A lot young smart people that work there. Great HQ and Test Center.

    Cons

    Benefits used to be amazing. Not so great anymore, more out pocket per check. No more employee stock purchase plan.

    Advice to Management

    None


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