Whirlpool

  www.whirlpoolcorp.com
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Great leadership opportunities, difficult industry, changing culture

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Benton Harbor, MI (US)
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Benton Harbor, MI (US)

I have been working at Whirlpool full-time (more than 8 years)

Pros

The system they have for managing high potential employees is very good, and provides many chances for personal and professional development. Great place for young, motivated people to start or grow their careers with lots of opportunity to move up.

Cons

The appliance industry is very tough, and there are many pressures and challenges facing the business from new competitors in the market. There has also been a leadership change in the past 3 years that has changed the culture from a supportive, high performing environment into an aggressive, never good enough one driven in large part from the top.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Recognize what has been lost in the culture and show visible leadership changes that put more balanced leaders into the top positions before it is too late.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    A company that balances care for it's employees, consumers and community.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Customer Relations Lead in Cleveland, TN (US)
    Current Employee - Customer Relations Lead in Cleveland, TN (US)

    I have been working at Whirlpool full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Empowers front line customer service agents, Shows great care for employee's. Very family oriented atmosphere while maintaining business professionalism. Call center management is unmatched in the industry. Great opportunity for advancement.

    Cons

    Could have a better employee purchase program. Call center could focus more on recycling.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the great work. Thank you!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    the most machist company you will ever work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser in Varese (Italy)
    Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser in Varese (Italy)

    I worked at Whirlpool as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    mmm... cool appliances and adding a "big name" to your cv.

    Cons

    low salaries
    very poor management
    very machist management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    maybe you should consider women as human beings

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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