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Updated June 22, 2017
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Pros
  • People that work there are fantastic so makes it a lot of fun to interact with great people everyday (in 5 reviews)

  • Flexibility - The company offers a full-time or part-time schedule for their Sales Representatives (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • This is seasonal job with no benefits (in 5 reviews)

  • Steep learning curve for people not accustomed to call center environment but the managers are usually very helpful and willing to teach (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Sales Job"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Plymouth Meeting, PA
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Plymouth Meeting, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Weed Man part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    teaches you how to pitch to people

    Cons

    you can get in trouble if they don't have permits.

    Advice to Management

    get permits


  2. "Unless you like knocking on doors, don't bother."

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Lawn Tech in Roswell, GA
    Former Employee - Lawn Tech in Roswell, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Decent money, hard work, sales only goal not quality. Growing company but very few opportunity for advancing. Lots of turnovet

    Cons

    Decent money, hard work, sales only goal not quality. Growing company but very few opportunity for advancing. Lots of turnover

    Advice to Management

    Focus more on quality, not only on sales.

  3. "Marketing Coordinator"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Marketing Coordinator in Middleton, WI
    Former Employee - Marketing Coordinator in Middleton, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Weed Man part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good camaraderie, good entry-level part-time position for someone looking to get starting in marketing management.

    Cons

    Tough to manage high school employees, high turnover rate.

    Advice to Management

    Provide greater incentives to high schoolers who have to knock on doors and incentivise marketing coordinators for completing project goals.


  4. "sales representative"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Wixom, MI
    Former Employee - Sales Representative in Wixom, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Weed Man full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    good set of leads to call
    good commision

    Cons

    tiny cramped call room with very bright lights made the actual experience a real drag

    Advice to Management

    remodel the call center


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Awesome Company"

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    Former Employee - LGSA in Roswell, GA
    Former Employee - LGSA in Roswell, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    I worked as a sales rep for almost 4 years. Quality company with great people and great pay..just make sales and you're good!

    Cons

    Hours are a little rough...

    Advice to Management

    Less hours...


  6. "Door to door marketing leads"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elgin, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elgin, IL

    I worked at Weed Man part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    flexible
    good exercise
    could be pretty fun at times

    Cons

    stressful
    have to deal with mean cranky people


  7. "Good experience"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Inside Sales Intern in Downers Grove, IL
    Former Employee - Inside Sales Intern in Downers Grove, IL

    I worked at Weed Man (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good stepping stone for entry level or college student

    Cons

    Can be slow like all sales jobs

    Advice to Management

    Continue to give more incentive

  8. "Marketing Manager"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Middleton, WI
    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Middleton, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great way to apply different marketing strategies to recruit a direct marketing team. Great leadership role to coach, mentor, and develop a team. Always busy and a great way to learn to overcome adversity due to the weather! People work hard and care about their customers.

    Cons

    The only area of improvement might be the work-life balance.

    Advice to Management

    Work-life balance would be improved.


  9. "Excellent Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Winchester, VA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Winchester, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Weed Man (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very nice family who owns the Winchester franchise.

    Cons

    lower than average pay, and not much room for advancement

    Advice to Management

    none


  10. "Run Away"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Holland, OH
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Holland, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    NONE! NONE! NONE! NONE! NONE!

    Cons

    Owner is rude, unprofessional, and a bully.
    Lacks people skills, and treats his employees ( All from management to phone agents ) as slave labor.

    Outdated call center, and outdated tools. No room for advancement.

    Advice to Management

    Sale your business to someone who cares.

    Weed Man Response

    Sep 2, 2016 – Weed Man USA Social Media Coordinator

    Hello Can you send an email with more detail to social@weedmanusa.com? We'd like to follow up with the owner and see what we can do to help in future situations. We want to make a great work ... More


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