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Tech Data Reviews

Updated November 21, 2017
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Tech Data CEO and Director Bob Dutkowsky
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Pros
  • great people, great opportunity to grow (in 37 reviews)

  • Great work-life balance, non-hostile environment (in 15 reviews)

Cons
  • Not a very good work life balance in my opinion (in 15 reviews)

  • Very low pay compared to other simular jobs that I have done (in 28 reviews)

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  1. "The Wonders of Tech Data"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern in Clearwater, FL
    Former Employee - Intern in Clearwater, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tech Data (More than a year)

    Pros

    Diverse people
    Fun culture and activities
    Excellent Internship program
    Helpful and understanding managers
    High productivity and interaction
    Ability to move up and around the organization
    High benefits

    Cons

    Low salary
    HR were a little unaware about circumstances during hiring process


  2. "Nice People to work with"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tech Data full-time

    Pros

    You will have the ability to learn new technology if you are motivated enough.

    Cons

    Management is unrealistic with some goals given the workload

    Advice to Management

    Think people first, you'd be surprised how far being nice can get you as opposed to some of the finger pointing that goes on there. Take time to Listen !!!!

  3. "Good pay, poor culture"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Operations Manager in Fort Worth, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Operations Manager in Fort Worth, TX
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tech Data full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The pay is fair and equitable for the work required. Raises are good and bonus are part of the package based off of performance.

    Cons

    There’s a high turnover of management. Managers were on a cycling program of 5 years. Once that was up change was inevitable and jobs were lost.


  4. "Shipping/receiving/picker/ppacker"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Packing in Swedesboro, NJ
    Current Employee - Packing in Swedesboro, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tech Data full-time

    Pros

    2 , 30min breaks, decent $, good ins.,benifits, 401k,sick pay,personal days,vacation days quickly very nice managers

    Cons

    Most of the time 10-12 hr. Days


  5. "Decent enough job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Clearwater, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Clearwater, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tech Data full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great for getting a start in the distribution industry. Great first job. Free vendor lunches. Great employee benefits and PTO.

    Cons

    Very little room for advancement. Lots of catty office politics. Hit or miss with management. Lower than average pay.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees. Don't ignore dealing with toxic or problem people.


  6. "Associate sales rep"

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    Current Employee - Associate Sales Representative in Clearwater, FL
    Current Employee - Associate Sales Representative in Clearwater, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Tech Data full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The people, atmosphere, lunch and learns, bad box.

    Cons

    When its slow it is really slow. Some high school drama

    Advice to Management

    Bob come out of hiding. You are never around and people want to have a chance to talk with you other than for cupcakes on their birthdays month


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Tech Data"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Solutions Architect in Clearwater, FL
    Former Employee - Solutions Architect in Clearwater, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tech Data full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Excellent Company to work for.

    Cons

    Salary is a bit less than industry average

  8. "Great place to start a career"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tech Data full-time

    Pros

    Tech Data is a great place to start a career and grow into advancement opportunities. Once in, there are many paths to take in different areas of the business.

    Cons

    The company is so large and there are so many people that it's difficult to feel a sense of corporate culture.

    Advice to Management

    Build culture at the team level to keep employees engaged and feeling their sense of purpose in the broader business.


  9. "TD Fun"

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    Current Employee - Production Associate in Clearwater, FL
    Current Employee - Production Associate in Clearwater, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tech Data full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Its a good work enviroment

    Cons

    Low Salary for the amount of work that your are responsible for.

    Advice to Management

    Pay us at least the going average and actually train your employees


  10. "Recent Grads Collecting a Paycheck"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales in Clearwater, FL
    Current Employee - Sales in Clearwater, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Tech Data full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Simple work, decent benefits, flexible hours

    Cons

    Little growth, not competitive on compensation

    Advice to Management

    Find the budget to keep talented employees


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