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"Micromanaged stressful company"

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Current Employee - Account Executive
Current Employee - Account Executive
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook

I have been working at Journal Register full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Great co-workers who try to support each other!

Cons

Can't make up their minds as to what product we are selling today. One day you will be saying your product is better then another and then the next month you will be trying to sell the product you were calling inferior before. They have too many products which confuse the customers!

Advice to Management

Stop micromanaging employees and give them better training and make up your minds what you want the company to represent!

Other Employee Reviews for Journal Register

  1. "Good place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Journal Register full-time

    Pros

    Good company culture, opportunities for advancement

    Cons

    Newspaper industry is not stable


  2. "AR / Credit analyst"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - AR/Credit in Madison Heights, MI
    Former Employee - AR/Credit in Madison Heights, MI
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Journal Register full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Successfully managed a daily newspaper in Ohio with over a million in outstanding receivables. Ran all credit checks to determine credit worthiness, determined credit limits. Maintained aging with making advanced credit calls, placing accounts with appropriate collection agencies, determine and presented quarterly candidates for uncollectable write off.

    Cons

    Uncertainty within the company structure, Journal Register filed for bankruptcy protection and the possibility of the company closing its Michigan operations has loomed more than once.

    Advice to Management

    Strong detailed Bookkeeper AR / Credit analyst from the beginning of the loan or credit request using credit and financial software to determine the credit worthiness of the client. Monitoring Receivables and Credit within the organization and reporting to portfolio manager and upper management, along with appropriate credit reporting agency.


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