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Walmart CEO Doug McMillon
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  • "Work life balance is challenging at times(in 877 reviews)

  • "They schedule u an 38 hours so they don't have to give full time benifits(in 1183 reviews)

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  1. Stocker

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    Current Employee - Stocker in Santa Ana, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    They have great health benefits

    Cons

    Having to work the night shift is tough.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to the ideas the employees have.

  2. Good starting job

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Citrus Heights, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Walmart part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Hours - Job opportunities - Movement in the company

    Cons

    - Customers - Some management - Non stop noise

  3. Apathy

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    Current Employee - Department Manager in Folsom, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    You need no experience to work there, so it’s a great job to start out in or to do if you are retired and want to fill your day. It pays fairly good for the type of work.

    Cons

    The major problem let that no one cares. From top to bottom no one puts effort into there day. Why should you? You won’t make any more money if you try harder, so you might as well slack of. They pay you based on levels, you could be employee of the month 12 months in a row but if you’re a level six you only make $15. Where as a poor performing employee that happens to be a level seven will make more. They did away with...

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    Advice to Management

    The company should promote associates who care and put in effort instead of people who can recite “one best way”. If your assistant managers have a don’t care attitude then it trickles down. Wallmart should incentivize hard work and loyalty, instead of breading a lazy don’t care attitude.

  4. IDK sometimes

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    Current Employee - Produce Clerk in San Jose, CA

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

    Pros

    The work itself isn't bad

    Cons

    Unrealistic expectations, poor managment and employee morale

    Advice to Management

    Get all all the info necessary to perform well in position held and don't be afraid to get your hands dirty

  5. Assistant store manager

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in La Quinta, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart full-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    Great pay benefit team work

    Cons

    Not family time,balance slavery.

    Advice to Management

    Realistic deadlines and expectations.

  6. Straight to the point .

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    Current Employee - Deli/Bakery Associate in Jurupa Valley, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Walmart is a great company with room to advance and grow to benefits are available loving caring family

    Cons

    Scheduling adjustments sometimes can suck

  7. Pregnant and tired

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Oceanside, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Loved the ability to grow in company

    Cons

    Tiring long days go bye and I would dream of cashier all night long

    Advice to Management

    Chairs for pregos

  8. okay work environment

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      Former Employee - Walmart Cashier in San Jose, CA

      I worked at Walmart part-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      not as bad as everyone thinks

      Cons

      management works you too hard

    • Good

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      Current Employee - Frozen/Dairy Associate in Anaheim, CA
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at Walmart full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Not bad but a lot of work to do

      Cons

      Too much work to do

      Advice to Management

      Organization

    • To much change

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      Former Employee - AP ASM in Dinuba, CA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Walmart full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Great benifits Lots of PTO Raises yearly Bonus

      Cons

      Totally changed job Job various by store manager

      Advice to Management

      Be fair with scheduling

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