Walmart
2.9 of 5 6,437 reviews
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Walmart Reviews

Updated Apr 21, 2014
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2.9 6,437 reviews

                             

50% Approve of the CEO

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon

Doug McMillon

(318 ratings)

46% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "There are opportunities for advancement for those who show initiative"
    in 63 reviews
  • "The one good thing about working for Walmart is room for advancement"
    in 58 reviews
Cons:
  • "Unless you've been there a while, the work life balance can be difficult"
    in 94 reviews
  • "Store operates on not enough people not enough full time positions like in the past"
    in 254 reviews
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Awesome colleagues

Staff Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsAmazing Culture, lot of tech talks, casual talks, outings. Opportunity to make Walmart big in online commerce as well.

ConsI do not see longer vision for investment into technologies which would help it become number 1 in e-commerce.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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an apt organization for a aspiring individual

Category Head -FMCG Food Beverages (Current Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana

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

Prosa process which you can not beat

Consthe natural imbalance in industry impacting

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Highly bureaucratic and political. not a healthy work environment for an IT professional.

Project Manager (Former Employee)
Bangalore

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

Prosstable company with a strong financial backing due to Walmart's business size.

Consno opportunity to do good work and grow. bureaucracy is very high, and highly political.

Advice to Senior Managementdecentralize decision making and entrust employees to take ownership and innovate. speed is the key to success in ecomerce.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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as associate i m work at Walmart store i Mumbai, LBS marg bhandup.

Cash Office Associate (Former Employee)
Mumbai

I worked at Walmart part-time for less than a year

Prosas associate i m work at Walmart store i Mumbai, LBS marg bhandup.

Consits o some i m fully enjoyed with dis company.. i m work as part time.. no salary issues ...

Advice to Senior ManagementStudent have lives problems in there exam times.. i m job live thts reason

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This is the store where ur career is bright and u can accomplish ur entire visions and goals.

Assistant Store Manager (Former Employee)
Rohtak

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

ProsWork culture and edlp policy fanticise the stores feedback.

ConsSalary should much more as per working.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great work and work culture

Technology Intern (Former Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsYou get to work with some of the brightest minds in India. Also, the perks and compensation is really good.

ConsThe current office is too small for the pace at which Walmart is hiring.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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IT IS GREAT EXPERIENCE TO WORK WITH THIS COMPANY

Fabric and Color Manager (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Walmart full-time for more than 5 years

ProsFront runner in all aspects and volume base business. Cautious move for 100% Presence in India appreciated, Aggressive in opportunity tapping.

ConsRetrenchment and unplanned restructuring, B'coz of size and volume certain areas of business are truly neglected. Frequent changes in leadership does not allow strategies to show results from grass root.

Advice to Senior ManagementMay suggest some alternative employment within the company to the effected associates retrenched due to business restructuring of any part of the business.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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its great to work ther with great oppurunity

Floor Associate (Former Employee)
Kurnool

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

Prosa world's best company in the business of stores and small scale industries

Consabout the works at holidays

Advice to Senior Managementplz dont suffer the staff a lot

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Nice place to be

Staff Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Walmart full-time for less than a year

ProsGet to work with best people in industry. Where do people go after google, microsoft, amazon ?
They goto WalmartLabs.

ConsNone as such. none as such.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Excellent learning and strong culture driven company

Manager Operations (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

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

ProsExcellent grooming for General Management

ConsLacks fluidity and spontaneity. Little Rigid.

Advice to Senior ManagementExcellent job

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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