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"This company really does care about its employees"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Hostess in Michigan City, IN
Former Employee - Hostess in Michigan City, IN
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Darden part-time (More than a year)

Pros

Great Training, decent management, hires the people best suited for the restaurant. Good cooperation among the staff.

Cons

Usually too busy to get a meal break. Tile floors too hard to stand on for 8 hours

Other Employee Reviews for Darden

  1. Helpful (1)

    "ALmost 6 years of being treated like a number"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Server in Mechanicsburg, PA
    Former Employee - Server in Mechanicsburg, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Darden part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    I met some wonderful people along the way, which had nothing to do with Darden

    Cons

    Poor management, corporate office was rude and does nothign to help their employees

    Advice to Management

    ACT LIKE AN ADULT!


  2. "A good place to start."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Server in Woodbridge, NJ
    Current Employee - Server in Woodbridge, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Management utilizes a lenient approach that allows hard workers to find their rhythm.
    The large corporate structure provides opportunities for advancement within the company.
    Darden heavily relies on internal promotions.

    Cons

    It's a chain restaurant, so the work becomes monotonous at times.

    Advice to Management

    Management needs to recognize hard workers, and they must show these hard workers more leniency when it comes to over regulation.

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