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Textron Leadership Development Program Reviews

Updated Sep 12, 2018

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3.6
25%
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Textron Chairman, President and CEO Scott C. Donnelly
Scott C. Donnelly
6 Ratings
  1. "Great experience! Learned a lot of Six Sigma methodologies and processes."

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    Former Employee - Leadership Development Program - Finance in Wichita, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Textron full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Company offers reasonable work-life balance and time-off policies. Offers a myriad of opportunities for personal growth. Great company to work for.

    Cons

    Company continues to work on improving all benefits (medical, dental, and vision).

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    Textron2014-10-22
  2. "Eh, not awful but not returning"

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    Former Intern - Finance Leadership Development Program in Fort Worth, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Textron for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work life balance.

    Cons

    As an intern, I probably worked 40 hours of work in the 10 weeks. Very boring. Not much attention from others.

    Textron2018-09-13
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Good Opportunities to Grow but No Job Security"

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    Former Employee - Leadership Development Program 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Textron full-time

    Pros

    Decent salary, good benefits, large enterprise so the opportunity to grow in your career are available

    Cons

    Constant layoffs and company is constantly undergoing reorgs

    Textron2018-07-28
  4. "Good experience"

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    Current Employee - Leadership Development Program in Providence, RI

    I have been working at Textron full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good opportunity to grow professionally within the company

    Cons

    Lots of travel and moving involved in the program

    Textron2018-07-20
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Leadership Development Program"

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    Former Employee - Leadership Development Program in Providence, RI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Textron full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Stimulating work environment with great opportunity for training and advancement.

    Cons

    Low compensation with old school corporate culture.

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    Textron2017-12-17
  6. "Diversified business"

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    Current Employee - Leadership Development Program 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Textron full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very mobile workforce, able to move around business units with relative ease Different businesses provide lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Heavily reliant on military spending Some business units have regular lay offs

    Textron2017-01-29
  7. Helpful (2)

    "Worst"

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    Former Employee - Leadership Development Program - Finance in North Providence, RI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Textron full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Nothing, Nothing, Nothing, Nothing, Nothing

    Cons

    Worst locations to rotate to. Do not care about employees. They have these "annual" trainings for LDP's that are a complete waste of time.

    Textron2014-11-04
  8. "Great experience seeing different business units through the rotations"

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    Current Employee - Leadership Development Program - Finance in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Textron full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of movement going on and they promote young people

    Cons

    They require you to move many times to further your career

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    Textron2013-10-04
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Old School, Dated and Boring Company - Potential is there!"

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    Current Employee - Leadership Development Program - Finance 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Textron full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Interesting product line: Helicopters, Armored Vehicles, Smart Bombs, Private Jets Diversified Conglomerate Global Business Units locations History of business (proven)

    Cons

    Old workforce Workplace feels like an old high school at times Lack of Textron brand recognition Bleak business outlook

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    Textron2013-04-17
  10. "Finance LDP Intern"

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    Former Intern - Leadership Development Program - Finance in Fort Worth, TX
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Textron for less than a year

    Pros

    Never had to work more than 40 hours

    Cons

    Most interns didn't have very meaningful exposure

    Textron2012-11-12

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