General Mills - Good company, but comes with a price | Glassdoor
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"Good company, but comes with a price"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Negative Outlook

I have been working at General Mills full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Great benefits
Location - Mpls
Relative Stability

Cons

Politics in certain areas
Reactive vs Proactive

Advice to Management

You can no longer market to "mom" - it's a whole new world, and you need to change the system

Other Employee Reviews for General Mills

  1. "I really enjoyed working at general mills, but my position was downsized."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Merchandiser
    Current Employee - Retail Merchandiser
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits, flexible hours, and my co-workers were very.professional

    Cons

    To move up the ladder you had to be able to relocate.

    Advice to Management

    You are over looking great talent.


  2. "Great Corporate Finance Experience"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Summer Intern
    Former Employee - Summer Intern
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - bright motivated people who will surprise you with their industry knowledge
    - challenging work that pushes you for data and analytics but more importantly, insights
    - fun and friendly culture
    - clearly values it's people and treats them well
    - builds broad business background with financial leadership program

    Cons

    - opportunities for continued education are limited to a few schools and a competitive sponsorship program
    - opportunities for international experiences limited to upper management levels and not analyst level
    - can get stuck with less glamorous rotations but all do built general management experience

    Advice to Management

    great job, keep up the good work.

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