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"Good Job, No Growth"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Brand Director in El Segundo, CA
Former Employee - Brand Director in El Segundo, CA
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Great People
Great Products and brands

Cons

Layoffs
Cost cutting
Overseas manufacture
Soft on innovation

Advice to Management

Develop your people and provide growth opportunities

Other Employee Reviews for Mattel

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Par for the coarse"

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

    Pros

    Fun to make toys for a living
    Friendly atmosphere
    Pay is generally good for those who deserve it
    Training offered is good

    Cons

    Political types get ahead quickly
    Too often hire from the studios
    Getting very top heavy. More and more VP's and less worker bees

    Advice to Management

    Recognize strategic value of IT and don't treet as a body shop. Be careful in promoting those who are political and focus only on those who produce.


  2. "Excellent work life balance, slow career growth"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in El Segundo, CA
    Current Employee - Manager in El Segundo, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Outstanding People
    Great work life balance
    Not a sweatshop
    Smart employees

    Cons

    Slow and limited career growth
    Mature company

    Advice to Management

    focus on employee growth

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