Stanley Black & Decker - Very Good | Glassdoor
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"Very Good"

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Current Employee - Project Engineer in Towson, MD
Current Employee - Project Engineer in Towson, MD
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Encouraging and lively environment to work

Cons

Exposure is not that great

Other Employee Reviews for Stanley Black & Decker

  1. "Good First Impressions"

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    Current Employee - Credit Analyst in Farmington, CT
    Current Employee - Credit Analyst in Farmington, CT
    Recommends

    Pros

    Large respected company with a long heritage
    Exciting current events and growth potential
    Conductive environment for professional development

    Cons

    Highly bureaucratic
    Performance review process too generic
    One size fits all philosophy on corporate goals despite having diverse business units

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work on the growth strategies but don't overextend the "cost synergies" from the recent mergers.


  2. "FDP"

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    Former Employee - Financial Development Program Associate in Towson, MD
    Former Employee - Financial Development Program Associate in Towson, MD
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    1. Great products, great history
    2. Culture of inclusiveness, politeness
    3. Open door policy for most managers
    4. Easy moves within company and geographies
    5. Very global

    Cons

    1. Can get too conservative (read history of acquisition by Stanley)
    2. Relies heavily on housing and automobile sectors
    3. Historical baggage

    Advice to Management

    1. Be creative
    2. Allow new talent to advise old guard
    3. Be proud of the history, yet not get lost in it

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