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Walmart Management Reviews

Updated April 8, 2019
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  • "Work life balance is challenging at times" (in 912 reviews)

  • "Your practically work full-time hour with no benifits" (in 1200 reviews)

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  1. "Cap2"

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    Current Employee - Management in Bakersfield, CA
    Current Employee - Management in Bakersfield, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Fast learning environment with lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Hard to move up with the company

    Advice to Management

    I'm a strong reliable dependable hard worker motivated and always ready for work positive attitude very helpful and friendly


  2. "Great opportunity"

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    Former Intern - Operations Management Intern in Columbia, SC
    Former Intern - Operations Management Intern in Columbia, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Walmart as an intern

    Pros

    Teach you all aspects of what can go into such a large operation.

    Cons

    I was more interested in corporate so learning store operations was a drag at times.

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Hard work pays off"

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    Former Employee - Management in Johnstown, PA
    Former Employee - Management in Johnstown, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Productive associates usually gain the most experience and move up rather quickly.

    Cons

    unbalanced work / home life.

    Advice to Management

    Stay humble


  4. "No Spin Benefits Review"

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    Current Employee - Management in Burlington, VT
    Current Employee - Management in Burlington, VT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Can be best place ever, People you meet will be like no other place.

    Cons

    Can be most difficult to manage, Still has too many individuals that create poor atmosphere as leaders.

    Advice to Management

    Consistent poor treatment and no inclusiveness will erode what Sam built.


  5. "Engineering org is third rate"

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    Current Employee - Director, Product Management
    Current Employee - Director, Product Management
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Strong executive leadership on the business side
    Decent compensation

    Cons

    Very little engineering discipline and no accountability
    Leveling discrepancies between Stores and eComm

    Advice to Management

    Leadership changes needed in the technology org


  6. "Management"

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    Current Employee - Management in Bentonville, AR
    Current Employee - Management in Bentonville, AR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Large company with lots of opportunities.

    Cons

    Frequent layoffs leading to job insecurity.

    Advice to Management

    Figure out the correct staffing models. Stop hiring people and laying them off.


  7. "Decent company to work for, but not long term"

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    Current Employee - Management in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Management in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    *Competitive Manageent Salaries
    *Technology advancing quickly

    Cons

    *Political
    *Work force is not dependable
    *Nights, weekends, holidays, long hours

    Advice to Management

    *Dont hold talent back in favor of “yes men/women”

  8. "Stability and longevity"

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    Current Employee - Logistics Management Analyst in Bentonville, AR
    Current Employee - Logistics Management Analyst in Bentonville, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Walmart full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    stable, stock options, long term reliability, job security

    Cons

    Big companies can make you feel lost in a sea of people. No work life balance. 50 hour work weeks.

    Advice to Management

    Work life balance improvement.


  9. "Salary management"

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    Former Employee - Salary Management
    Former Employee - Salary Management
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great associates, good pay. Good benefits

    Cons

    Upper management doesn't back lower management.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your lower management. They are on he front line.


  10. "Customer Service Manager"

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    Former Employee - Management in Kaufman, TX
    Former Employee - Management in Kaufman, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    There are no pros for working at Walmart.

    Cons

    WalMart will definitely degrade you, lie on you. Trust this is 1 company that I wished I had never gone to work for. Walmart supports wrongful termination.

    Advice to Management

    You should not allow people that are BULLIES work in management like you do.