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"Eh..."

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Accountant in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Accountant in Chicago, IL
Doesn't Recommend

Pros

- Excellent people with many years of experience
 - Everyone is willing to help/friendly environemtn
 - Pension plan

Cons

- promotions are based on favoritism rather than actual performance.
 - HR DOES NOT act as YOUR advocate
 - huge difference in pay between managers and regular employees
 - most managers have their jobs only because of who they know and how long they have been
   employed.
 - low pay

Advice to Management

- terrible communication and tone from the top coming from the senior management team
 - many efforts are duplicated within the company
 - work force reductions have demoralized the company

Other Employee Reviews for USG

  1. "Allocate Funds"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Director in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The People are the best

    Cons

    The vendors are at times hard to work with

    Advice to Management

    None


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good Benefits, Great People, Interesting Work...BUT Low pay"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Information Technology in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Information Technology in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Many employees have been there a long, long time.
    Everyone is very friendly with each other.
    Interesting work for minimal amount of employees left.
    Company is pro-lateral moves in career
    Work/Life balance
    Location of HQ

    Cons

    Pay
    Company depends on housing market
    Not many opportunities to advance
    Many layoffs
    Did I mention, pay!!

    Advice to Management

    Take care of what is left of the actual workers in the company. If your not giving out bonuses/merit increases, don't take them yourselves.

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