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"Blind leading the blind"

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Former Employee - Director in Irvine, CA
Former Employee - Director in Irvine, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Local Corporation full-time

Pros

Decent salary and good people.

Cons

The traffic, the ROI for clients, the leadership, the internal communication, the overall strategy.

Advice to Management

Learn to fully bake and market a product before throwing it against the wall to see if it will stick. Hire real pros to manage sales people with real understanding.

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  1. Helpful (6)

    "Cruel Work Environment"

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    Former Employee - Tele Sales in Irvine, CA
    Former Employee - Tele Sales in Irvine, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Local Corporation full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    decent pay and commission
    nice work location
    cheap vending machines
    good company perks like food and company outings

    Cons

    toxic work environment
    their core advertising does not work for the customers
    you are trained to lie to customers and prospects everyday
    you are constantly micro managed on your sales style even though the problem is the product does not work
    they will fire you in an instant no matter what your work history has been

    Advice to Management

    not much they are bleeding out the business as long as they can...there is no core product for this company aside from redirecting traffic off yahoo and google over to local.com


  2. Helpful (3)

    "Really good people and a company that has ethics & integrity"

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    Current Employee - Online Marketing Consultant in Irvine, CA
    Current Employee - Online Marketing Consultant in Irvine, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Local Corporation full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - I enjoy the people I work with
    - Competitive pay
    - Good leadership in the Inside Sales Department
    - Good company functions
    - Food, drinks, lunch, special events
    - Ethical sales strategies (compared to other internet marketing companies)
    - Always bettering products & new products
    - Performance determines opportunity

    Cons

    - layoffs
    - more growth opportunity
    - pay could always be better
    - they do hire some idiots (who complain on sites like this when they get fired)

    Advice to Management

    Some people in management are not the best people for the job. Its a tough world, but only the strong survive and the weak need to see the door. Reward the those who strive for excellence, work hard, and have the insight and competence to make this company growth stronger. Reward the people who working to make this company better!

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