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Helpful (3)

"Good place to work. Can be made better by providing better career opportunities to those who don't want to choose Mgmt"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Senior Technical Expert in Bentonville, AR
Current Employee - Senior Technical Expert in Bentonville, AR
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Good challenge in the job.
Good recognition.
Good Salary.

Cons

Limited career opportunities for those who don't want to choose Mgmt Career Path.
Too much work.

Advice to Management

Provide better career opportunities to those who don't want to purse the Mgmt career path.

Other Employee Reviews for Walmart

  1. Helpful (2)

    "GOOD NOT GREAT"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bentonville, AR
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bentonville, AR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great people to work with as peers
    Excellent on the job training
    Great cafeteria in both main offices
    Good movement abilities

    Cons

    Long standard work days/week
    Excessive category management responsibilities
    Fragile job security--especially if during economic downturn
    Managers stretched too thin for number of people they manage

    Advice to Management

    Stop trying to chase the competitiors that you see as a threat to your business by trying to imiate their strategy. Do what Walmart does best and do it better than anyone else.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Great Place to Work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bentonville, AR
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bentonville, AR
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Can work in any part of the company you want from IT to Merchandising
    Management Open Door and willing to listen
    Training opportunities
    Work/Life Balance

    Cons

    Change can be very slow
    Most management positions are located in Bentonville, AR

    Advice to Management

    Would like more remote positions

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