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"Good (not great) company"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Manager in Minneapolis, MN
Former Employee - Manager in Minneapolis, MN
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at General Mills full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Salary & Benefits, flexible work schedule, excellent upper management, well respected brands, fun environment at times.

Cons

Director / VP level people average, recent focus on cost cutting and off shoring, lack of project prioritization.

Advice to Management

How important are the employees in Minneapolis?

Other Employee Reviews for General Mills

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Great company, family atmosphere."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Manufacturing Engineering Associate Intern in Buffalo, NY
    Current Intern - Manufacturing Engineering Associate Intern in Buffalo, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at General Mills as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Dedicated management, location opportunities, advancement opportunities, understand work/life balance.

    Cons

    Large corporation, can get lost in the mix.


  2. Helpful (3)

    "HIghly recommend General Mills"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing Director in Minneapolis, MN
    Former Employee - Marketing Director in Minneapolis, MN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at General Mills full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    -Top CPG company, one of the most respected in the United States
    -Excellent training ground, learning the fundamentals of building a brand and running a business
    -Lots of career opportunities for development
    -High caliber senior management and colleagues
    -Good compensation, large part of it is equity

    Cons

    -Up or out culture
    -Weak international recognition
    -Weak work / life balance

    Advice to Management

    -Per above


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