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Found 7 reviews

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The Home Depot CEO Craig Menear
Craig Menear
6 Ratings
Pros
  • "Learn a lot about finishing material(in 224 reviews)

  • "Great benefits for part time work(in 813 reviews)

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  1. "Top company all around"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Generalist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Been one of the best places I worked. I have great leaders that support my development.

    Cons

    Non con at all.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up living the core values and taking care of your people.

  2. "HR"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at The Home Depot full-time

    Pros

    Salary, bonuses, vacation, benefits, HQ perks

    Cons

    Restructuring every year, retaining the people that should move on

    Advice to Management

    Be open

  3. "HR Generalist"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Generalist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Home Depot full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good people and streamlined processes

    Cons

    Long hours and lack of work life balance

    The Home Depot Response

    September 12, 2018Client Partner

    Thank you for your review. “Taking Care of Our People” is one of our core values. We try our best to accommodate our associates’ needs.

  4. "Once a great company, not anymore"

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    Former Employee - Human Resource Generalist in Little Rock, AR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Home Depot for more than 6 years

    Pros

    Team depot events for veterans.

    Cons

    Inverted pyramid and servant leadership principles are lost on most district and store managers.

  5. "Home Depot Review"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Generalist 
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Excellent benefits Pay in comparable positions is usually a little higher Will promote from within and give training to move up the chain Culture and values

    Cons

    Large company Best interests of the individual or other platforms from the collective amount stores make Doesn't give corporate discounts Work/Life Balance

  6. "What you contribute is what you earn!"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Redlands, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    The ability to make decisions and have them stick -being creative and having a comrad type of coworker spirit is really fun coming to work - you're looking forward to it-

    Cons

    The hours can be brutal

    Advice to Management

    Letting your team be autonomous and course correct as needed give them work life balance

  7. "Great Company, Need better Work/Life Balance"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Home Depot for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Great values and culture. If you are mobile you can go many places. They really show they care about their associates.

    Cons

    Managers are expected to work some pretty crazy hours, makes it hard when you have a young family.

    Advice to Management

    Consider investing in a few more leaders in larger locations so the current managers can get a bit more time with their families.

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