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"Old building and furniture, but good pay, travel opportunities and some cool assignments if you're lucky."

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Current Employee - Interaction Designer in Detroit, MI
Current Employee - Interaction Designer in Detroit, MI
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at General Motors full-time (More than a year)

Pros

If you have a good assignment, you get a lot of visibility from your leaders and the public. It pays well and there are opportunities to work long-term assignments overseas.

Cons

Things move slow, cutting edge ideas are usually irritating to management and then the engineers and suppliers are typically not talented enough to do a proper execution of the initial design making designers and the company look bad on whole.

Advice to Management

Find better engineering talent. Get more 'Rock Stars' instead of paying the lowest bidder in India to do essential software development. Would be wise to set up a UI development center in San Francisco or NYC to attract top-tier talent. It would be worth the money!

Other Employee Reviews for General Motors

  1. "Union Blues"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Parts Handler in Flint, MI
    Former Contractor - Parts Handler in Flint, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at General Motors as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Ok company to work for

    Cons

    No room for production workers to advance


  2. "Talented People - Old School Managment"

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    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Training - CoWorkers - Technology

    Cons

    Pigeon Hole Employees, No Stable Plant Manager, Limited Vision of Management

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