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Future Electronics Reviews

Updated September 19, 2017
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Pros
  • Great people, nice amenities, good work environment (in 18 reviews)

  • Strong business model, excellent training, Excellent base salary, excellent amenities (in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • Too much time wasted on getting in required talk time rather than focusing on making sales (in 11 reviews)

  • Only 5 work from home days per year (in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Good benefits & amenities"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Future Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Fair salary, good vacation time, excellent insurance and benefits package

    Cons

    Too much paperwork, strong training programs

    Advice to Management

    No enough time off. Long hours


  2. "Private company, less red tape"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Future Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Private company, which means less red tape when something needs to be done, great management

    Cons

    I worked there for almost 3 years and only left for family reasons.

    Advice to Management

    Less micro management.

  3. "Good people, Positive Work Environment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Future Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Great people, great training, nice benefits such as free French classes, a company barbecue, the company tries to show it cares for employees by providing helpful seminars about self improvement and personal well being.

    Cons

    I was there less than a year so don’t feel I had enough experience to evaluate any possible negative aspects of the company; overall it was a good experience and I resigned because I was moving out of the country to be closer to my family.


  4. "Nice Benefits"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Future Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Great people, nice benefits such as free French classes and helpful seminars about personal well being and self improvement

    Cons

    No complaints; left because I moved out of the area


  5. "Good company to work in"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Future Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Privately held, which really makes the company stand out in this industry

    Cons

    Not enough recognition of employees, too much time needed for career growth within company


  6. "Great people, solid business model"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Future Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Great people, great training, good experience

    Cons

    Heavy workload, lots of meetings

    Advice to Management

    Training could be better


  7. "Great people, diverse workforce"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Future Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Global company, privately held, great team, strong business model

    Cons

    Too many time consuming reports, not competitive enough salary.

    Advice to Management

    not enough recognition of hard working employees

  8. "Tumultuous at times, but a good gig"

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    Former Employee - FAE
    Former Employee - FAE
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Future Electronics full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Pay & Benefits
    Excellent networking
    Unlimited educational opportunities
    Flexible hours/schedule
    Fun Travel

    Cons

    With great pay comes great accountability to unrealistic growth
    Must learn to convince the company why they need you even if meeting budgets
    Dealing with an ivory tower headquarters that doesn't understand the market conditions.

    Advice to Management

    Instead of doing as much training at HQ, send corporate people out to the branches in rotations to see what the business is really like.


  9. "Good training, challenging work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Future Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Strong leadership, good people,Good training, challenging work

    Cons

    Strict work environment; job harder than expected; talk time was a huge weight on my shoulders.

    Advice to Management

    Office politics


  10. "Great team of people"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Future Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work for, just wasn’t a good match for me.

    Cons

    Found a similar position at another company where I will make more money, fewer hours, and better benefits.


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