American Express

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1 person found this helpful  

The benefits and employee engagement are high on their priority list.

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at American Express full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Employee benefits - health, dental, RRSP, Stock options
On site conveniences - convenience store, gym, masseuse
Opportunities for advancements with courses (dependent on leader)

Cons

HR's inconsistent approach to reporting leaders and associated discrepancies
Heavy focus on level within the organization with subsequent blocking of employees' advancement

Advice to ManagementAdvice

An employee's worth should be dependent on his / her successes and productivity and not based on a "band" level within the hierarchy.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Loved the job and the org .....hated the management hypocrisy

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior BSA in Scottsdale, AZ (US)
    Former Employee - Senior BSA in Scottsdale, AZ (US)

    I worked at American Express as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    great training. Great hours. work life balance in place... Loved my responsibilities.

    Cons

    Deeply saddened by the games and hypocrisy of some of the management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    look beyond the differences between yourself and your hires. Keep your religious views and judgements to yourself.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Truly a great company to work for

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)

    I worked at American Express full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Employees live the Blue Box Values. Ken is an awesome CEO

    Cons

    Some managers are not as competent as they should be

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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