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Found 93 reviews

3.6
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66%
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92%
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Jim Frank
67 Ratings
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  • "Room for growth within organization limited(in 4 reviews)

  • "Raises that come with your annual review are low and do not even cover inflation or the increase in cost for the health insurance they offer(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Good place"

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      Former Employee - Service Writer/Assistant 

      I worked at Wheels full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      Easy days with 3 day weekends

      Cons

      10 - 11 hr days after closing

    • Helpful (1)

      "Great place to work"

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        Current Employee - Consultant 

        I have been working at Wheels full-time

        Pros

        Family oriented and good culture

        Cons

        Need a better training strategy on new programs

        Advice to Management

        Keep the turnover at a low rate

      • "Good company to work with"

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        Current Employee - Software Engineer in Des Plaines, IL
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Wheels full-time for more than 6 years

        Pros

        Great work life balance, family friendly company

        Cons

        may not be a good place for a talented individual

        Advice to Management

        reward those who perform well

      • "Customers are at the center of everything we do"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Des Plaines, IL
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Wheels full-time for more than 4 years

        Pros

        Lots of opportunity for advancement, management cares about its employees, on the leading edge of technology.

        Cons

        None that I can think of

        Advice to Management

        Keep up the good work!

      • "Director"

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        Former Employee - Director in Des Plaines, IL
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Wheels for more than 4 years

        Pros

        Excellent Culture - company strives to treat employees well

        Cons

        Private company but they make up for it in attention to employees needs

      • Helpful (1)

        "CSR"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Wheels full-time for more than 2 years

        Pros

        Nice people good environment detailed training provided

        Cons

        Work hours was hard to reach by public transportation

      • "HR"

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        Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Chicago, IL
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

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

        Pros

        Wheels is a great company! Family environment with employees who care about each other. Stable company (80 Years), industry leading organization "who do the right thing" for our clients and our employees. You do not find this environment hardly ever anymore in corporate America. Our investment in our people, in our clients and in our future is second to none. Check out our openings or inquire on how to do business...

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        Cons

        Unfortunate we can't be cloned. The world needs more companies like us.

        Advice to Management

        Continue developing the great culture you have created. It's strong, it works and our customers and employees love it!!

      • Helpful (1)

        "Vehicle Inventory Management"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Des Plaines, IL

        I have been working at Wheels full-time for more than 4 years

        Pros

        Call center is a good stepping stone for customer service experience.

        Cons

        Advancing in the company can become difficult very quickly.

      • Helpful (4)

        "Terrible management is ruining this great place"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Des Plaines, IL
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Wheels for more than 4 years

        Pros

        Good cultures, great CEO, people are friendly

        Cons

        Micromanagement and some managers don't know how to manage. It is very sad to work under someone who has zero leadership skill and always escalate everything, even when there is no need . Manager also said inappropriate things toward employees. Favoritism is a big problem here. The hard working ones are being overlooked and being picked on, while the lazy employees get recognized. If you are someone's favorite, expect...

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        Advice to Management

        Being fair and get rid of the outdated management styles. Controlling never works. Also, please let the AE handle their accounts instead of interfering and adding more stress. It is not helping at all.

      • "Great place to work"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Wheels full-time

        Pros

        Employee empowerment, Senior leadership, Stability, Customer focus

        Cons

        I don't have any cons

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