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Wolverine Worldwide Reviews

Updated November 13, 2017
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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. "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


  2. Helpful (1)

    "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

  3. "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


  4. "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


  5. "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


  6. "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.


  7. "Great People"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Wolverine Worldwide full-time

    Pros

    Amazing co-workers and great benefits

    Cons

    A lot of changes happening with upper management and restructuring of teams

  8. "No complaints"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Shoes!! The people I work with are great

    Cons

    The family feel has gone away with the catering to the shareholders.


  9. "Assistant Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rosemont, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rosemont, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great environment. Face-paced environment. Great culture. Great hours.

    Cons

    Weekdays can be a drag when you don't have a consistent traffic coming in and out of the store. The business eventually closed down.


  10. "Key holder"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wolverine Worldwide part-time

    Pros

    Friendly team, supportive store manager

    Cons

    Misled me with job offer


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