Lafarge North America - Not so good experience as expected | Glassdoor
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"Not so good experience as expected"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Herndon, VA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Herndon, VA
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Work-life benefits, social events, networking with other departments on a regular basis.

Cons

Senior management highly demanding and stressing employees in all departments. No communication with staff, no goal setting, and strategy alignment within departments.

Advice to Management

Set goals and create strategy, clear evaluation criteria and expectations.

Other Employee Reviews for Lafarge North America

  1. "Employee centered company"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Southfield, MI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Southfield, MI
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    They are really focused on making the employees happy. They try to empower all employees and managers to control their own area of responsibility.

    Cons

    In trying to please everyone, you end up pleasing no one. Too much read tape in trying to get things done.

    Advice to Management

    stream line the decision making process, git rid of all the committees and teams and allow the subject matter experts to do their jobs.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Limiited career opportunity"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Herndon, VA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Herndon, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Lafarge offer one of best overall compensation package for employees; it has some intelligent people to work with most of time.

    Cons

    In corporate offices, there are ver limited career advance opportunity in certain position for minorities. It has a high pressure work environment.

    Advice to Management

    The management will need to think of ways to retain some of the best people there in corporate office so they don't lose talent.

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