Manpower Reviews

Updated 25 August 2014
Updated 25 August 2014
611 Reviews

3.2
611 Reviews
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Manpower CEO Jonas Prising
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Management is very understanding about keeping the work/life balance (in 23 reviews)

  • The working environment is professional (in 18 reviews)


Cons
  • I heard some full time employees complained about his or her job (in 13 reviews)

  • Promised permanent placement but upper management did not follow though (in 10 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Very good, learning and informative

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Associate Consultant  in  Mumbai
    Former Employee - Associate Consultant in Mumbai

    I worked at Manpower full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great team, good boss, work-life balance. The workshops and sessions held were relevant and helped me grasp market knowledge and dynamics.

    Cons

    Employee engagement could be stepped up. Cross functional interaction was only informal over lunch, friends hanging out, etc.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Allocate some more budgets to employee welfare activities, if possible

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Consultant

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Manpower

    Pros

    now nothing is there at this company now

    Cons

    Worst life you will lead here

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Change indian Management

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Good Place to work, learning opportunities

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant - Human Resources  in  New Delhi
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant - Human Resources in New Delhi

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

    Pros

    Team work, Training, mentoring is available. Managers are open for discussions

    Cons

    More independence is required in certain areas.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I don't have a feedback for the management

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Good Learning Experience

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    Former Employee - Consultant  in  Calcutta
    Former Employee - Consultant in Calcutta

    I worked at Manpower full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Place to learn basics of Recruitment

    Cons

    Limited regional exposure and growth chances

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    I was a summer intern here, the culture of this organization is not at all like an MNC

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Summer Intern - Marketing  in  Gurgaon, Haryana
    Former Employee - Summer Intern - Marketing in Gurgaon, Haryana

    I worked at Manpower as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    Could not find anything convincing enough to stay.

    Cons

    The culture of this organization is not like an MNC.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    They must get someone from the HQ to inculcate that missing X factor.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    A perfect learning platform that values cohesion, compassion and belongingness

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Team Leader  in  Bhubaneswar
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Bhubaneswar

    I have been working at Manpower full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    MRPL appreciates my ideas, innovations, creativity and allows me to experiment my plans and proposals.

    Cons

    Less time to finish much job.

    Positive Outlook
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Manpower India from the dumps and now back into the dumps!! :-(

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Mumbai
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai

    I worked at Manpower

    Pros

    Till June 2008,
    the most cohesive and performance oriented teams in the country (600+) consultants
    Highly Aspiration Team and learned superiors to lead the business.

    Cons

    Post 2008,
    The Most destructing management ever - the employee strength fell from 150 to 20 in 1.5 yrs (till 2010) in Mumbai.
    New Management that came in between 2007 to 2009 was highly revenue oriented as if one is selling sim cards - the dynamics of human capital business could never be understood

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please get back all your old people and come back with a punch! The company in India had the best team ever.

    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Convient for a few hours a month, always paid correctly and on time.

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    Current Employee - Cashier  in  Visalia, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Cashier in Visalia, CA (US)

    I have been working at Manpower part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Quick employment opportunities for various companies.

    Cons

    Not enough hours, but then again I havent been asked if I was interested in working for other companies other than the one I work for a couple hours a month.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ask your temps if they are interested in working more hours for other places.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Manpower was a great company.

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    Former Employee - Medical Claims Processor  in  Winston-Salem, NC (US)
    Former Employee - Medical Claims Processor in Winston-Salem, NC (US)

    I worked at Manpower as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    Keeps you at the job for an extended period of time.
    Finds great places to work.
    Salary is wonderful.
    Workers are courteous .

    Cons

    They kind of take a while to respond back when you have questions for them

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Try to warn a worker when their assignment is near finish instead of calling the same day it's over.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    My Supervisor was awesome. A particular co-worker was arrogant, egotistical, pre Madonna type person.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Manpower full-time

    Pros

    good supervisor, mostly good employees, appropriate work life balance, nice location, good equipment, clean, efficient, open, occasional travel

    Cons

    a certain employee, a certain employee, a certain employee, a certain employee, a certain employee, a certain employee cut hours

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