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"Changed culture"

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Current Employee - Project Leader in Atlanta, GA
Current Employee - Project Leader in Atlanta, GA

I have been working at Newell Rubbermaid full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Smart people, driven people, changing tasks and new learning experiences on the job

Cons

No people development, management is not career driven for their people, must be in right crowd for success, most tasks are thankless tasks

Advice to Management

Follow the five point star center - develop people so they can drive the company back to success

Other Employee Reviews for Newell Rubbermaid

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    "I had a great experience while working at Newell Rubbermaid."

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    Current Employee - ADM in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - ADM in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Newell Rubbermaid full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Beautiful Corporate office offering wonderful amenities - on site gym, on site daycare, great cafeteria with many food choices offered, company store where you can purchase products are half off retail, free products when you participate in a focus group, Starbucks Cafe on site , not to mention free coffee and sodas on every floor!

    Cons

    Company is very pollitical. How far you get depends on who you know and socialize with. Process for employees and managers to complete performance appraisals is extremely labor intensive. It can be hard to find a good balance between work and personal life because of all the demands.

    Advice to Management

    Come down from your Ivory Tower and get to know your employees.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Very Demanding/Rewarding Work Environment"

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    Former Employee - Senior Organizational Management Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Senior Organizational Management Manager in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Newell Rubbermaid full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Opportunity to learn a lot. Very skilled, knowledgeable and professional co-workers. Very positive attitude throughout organization. Everyone is helpful. Very supportive work environment.

    Cons

    Lots of responsibilities, long hours, insufficient resoures, do more with less. No official Telework policies - therefore telecommuting is sporatic at best.

    Advice to Management

    Build in more flexibility with working hours/locations for employees if you want them to continue to do more. Cutting down on commute time is time that could be translated to extra work hours if employees were allowed to work from home.

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