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"Stuck"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
Doesn't Recommend

Pros

Outststanding people. Great work-life balance. Perfect location & office environment. Highest level of integrity.

Cons

Waiting for housing market rebound. Career and comp on hold. People are pension locked and just waiting for retirement.

Advice to Management

Don't wait for the market. Get serious about change. This is the new normal!

Other Employee Reviews for USG

  1. Helpful (2)

    "USG used to be a GREAT place to work."

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

    Pros

    Great people work here
    Company provides a lot of opportunites for laterial moves

    Cons

    Middle Management in position because of years of service not quality of work
    no real advancement opportunities
    several workforce reductions and no Manager, ever seem to get cut, too much work for lower level employees.
    salary freeze since 2008
    Sr. level managers keep getting longer titles and promotions

    Advice to Management

    Provide career paths
    Do something about middle management
    provide at minimum cost of living increases


  2. "I liked working there"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Material Handler in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Material Handler in Chicago, IL

    Pros

    Solid management who cared about employees
    Great location in downtown Chicago

    Cons

    Overbuilding causing negative outlook and layoffs
    Some of the work was repetitive
    Things could get boring sometimes

    Advice to Management

    I think,despite having been laid off, that management has the right strategy to weather the economic outlook. I look forward to possibly being hired back someday.

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