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Updated January 18, 2018
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Wolverine Worldwide Chief Executive Officer and President Blake W. Krueger
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  • Retail hours don't always allow for the best work/life balance, especially during busy seasons (in 10 reviews)

  • Upper management rarely visited the store (in 18 reviews)

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  1. "Intern"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Awesome work environment, loved the people

    Cons

    Not many cons- loved the work!


  2. "Field Marketing"

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    Current Employee - Field Marketing Representative
    Current Employee - Field Marketing Representative
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Ability to make your own schedule, travel, participate in trade shows.

    Cons

    Work alone, travel 80% (driving), out of the loop as a remote employee, opportunity for advancement only if you want to live in Michigan.

  3. "Could be great"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Wolverine Worldwide full-time

    Pros

    Great brands with amazing people.
    Iconic brands with growth potential.

    Cons

    Management is not investing in the brands.
    Morale at an all time low.
    Benefits are acceptable but for those based in Waltham they are not on par with other New England companies.


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Key Holder"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Wolverine Worldwide full-time

    Pros

    good hours, good benefits, poor hours

    Cons

    poor managers, bad scheduling, poorly ran

    Advice to Management

    Be a manager, not a friend


  5. Helpful (3)

    "Not great place for growth in IT"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rockford, MI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rockford, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flex (M - Th), Internal shoe sales, Fast paced

    Cons

    Very poor leadership, no growth, highly custom solutions, will take 10 - 15 years for cultural change

    Advice to Management

    Hopeless


  6. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wolverine Worldwide full-time

    Pros

    Great culture. Passion about products and brands.

    Cons

    Not a lot of advancement opportunity


  7. "gone"

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    Former Employee - Store Manager in Destin, FL
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Destin, FL
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Wolverine Worldwide (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    easy hours and light work load

    Cons

    screaming kids and floor moves

    Advice to Management

    open division again

  8. "Overall great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Richmond, IN
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Richmond, IN
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Sometimes oppurtunity for OT, full time, oppurtunity for advancement, receive 136 hours PTO starting out when hired on

    Cons

    low raises each year, only 1 chance a year to earn a raise regardless of performance, cutting many jobs of people who have been here for 20+ years, overworking us

    Advice to Management

    Do not make personal relationships with the employees underneath you


  9. "Great place to work."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Waltham, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Waltham, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits and compensation is really good.

    Cons

    Management direction was inconsistent


  10. "Work life balance is not very good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wolverine Worldwide full-time

    Pros

    The pay is pretty good.

    Cons

    Every hard to change upper managements mind on things.


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