Mastercard - Historically has paid well with profit sharing. Can be a frustrating place to work | Glassdoor
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"Historically has paid well with profit sharing. Can be a frustrating place to work"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Business Leader in Purchase, NY
Current Employee - Business Leader in Purchase, NY

Pros

MasterCard does pay well in comparison to other companies and there are a great number of bright people.

Cons

MasterCard has become way too risk averse. they won't fire people who should be let go, they take forever to make a decision and move forward with initiatives and there are too many cross functional work streams that aren't truly empowered to get anything done.

Advice to Management

Upper management should do a better job of knowing who's who within the company. who is well respected, who is a "go to" on each team etc. Too many people are concerned with managing up only.

Other Employee Reviews for Mastercard

  1. "Out with the old"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Business Leader in Purchase, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Business Leader in Purchase, NY
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Truly global company with many opportunities to work with and in other countries. Good pay for the job.

    Cons

    Executive Management are essentially people who grew up in the old association and therefore have no idea how to be leaders in a "real" company. And no context to know what they don't know

    Advice to Management

    The unbelievable luck we've had to be in an industry growing 20% for years is just that...luck. Now that this growth is slowing, we need bold change to continue to grow. Be bold in picking new businesses to enter, and getting rid of senior management who can't see this.


  2. "Good place to work."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good personal/work life balance
    Positive environment

    Cons

    Very competitive with few opportunities for internal promotion

    Advice to Management

    Better communication on overall company strategy


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