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"I had a job and did it above expectations"

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Former Employee - Retail District Manager in Fairfax, VA
Former Employee - Retail District Manager in Fairfax, VA
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

You used to have freedom with how to do your job but not anymore

Cons

over management with the change in HR

Advice to Management

Let people who are consistantly hitting sales plan manage their territory the way they see fit.

Other Employee Reviews for Spectrum Brands

  1. "Great place to work with emphasis on team work and getting the job done well."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Madison, WI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Madison, WI
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great team of people work with
    Doing the job the right way
    Management is very fair
    Employees have diverse background

    Cons

    Not much room for upward mobility
    Little to no formal training
    Too much focus on short-term wins and not necessarily the long term

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the positive direction moving forward and continue doing business the right way. Focus more on looking past the current quarter, but the next.


  2. "Great working environment however in a poor economy job security is an issue"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Madison, WI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Madison, WI
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great leadership and fair performance evaluation. Also, discounts on batteries!

    Cons

    They filed Chapter 11 so job security is an issue. In marketing there isn't too many places to go.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the honest conversations.

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