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Long hours-no life

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Truck Driver/Aka Salesman in Baltimore, MD (US)
Current Employee - Truck Driver/Aka Salesman in Baltimore, MD (US)

I have been working at Hostess Brands

Pros

Union job.....screw offs don't get fired.

Cons

union job....seniority rules...performance means very little

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Invest in the people on the street

Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

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    Good company to expand your skills

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Vice President Sales in Irving, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Vice President Sales in Irving, TX (US)

    I have been working at Hostess Brands

    Pros

    Great brands and plenty of opportunity to work on projects and programs that you would not receive at larger companies

    Cons

    Bonus payout is sketchy but salary is good.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep striving for efficiencies and provide better communication to the company

    Recommends
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    We need to go back 30 years.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Route Salesman
    Current Employee - Route Salesman

    I have been working at Hostess Brands

    Pros

    It pays the bills, but just barley

    Cons

    Incompentance everywhere, It seems that the compant wants to survive but has know idea of how to do it. Makes cuts to personell at the wrong level and wrong people.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Go back to the ideas that got you to where you were before things went bad. Let the local plants run themselves, GET RID OF ALL THE DAMN VARIETIES. sell the mail line and let the others try all the nickle and dime stuff. Let your sales staff do their job, Mr. Driscoll, Path To Market is a very bad idea, why have five people do the job of one? Get rid of the V.P.s we don't need 10 layers of management to do you job, and pay us what we are worth, you would be surprised what we could do if we were motovated (paid) to do so.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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