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Reminds me of the government

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at DuPont full-time

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Large corporation with lots of resources
Many chances to network amongst research staff
Global footprint
"Do the right thing" mentality

Cons

Too many rules result in slow/poor decision making
Traditional and conservative management can be restrictive to those fresh out of university

Advice to Management

Pay more attention to the fast moving employees by offering compensation or more recognition.

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  1. Solid Company, but experience very dependent on health of particular business unit. Don't get rooted in one unit!

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    Former Employee - Senior Financial Analyst
    Former Employee - Senior Financial Analyst

    I worked at DuPont full-time

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Opportunity to get variety of experiences within one company. Chance to cross functions, if you have good track record. Stable company.

    Cons

    Very insular view; majority of managment came up through ranks...good "DuPonters" doesn't necessarily mean good business people. Focus on internal processes and scorecards obscures focus on customers.

    Advice to Management

    Great innovations lead to great mkt position. Struggle when market is more competitive; need more leaders with diversity of experience.

  2. Good Place to work

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineering Consultant in Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineering Consultant in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at DuPont full-time (more than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible schedule if an exempt employee.

    Cons

    Level of management are too many before reaching a decision.

    Advice to Management

    Reduce level of control

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