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Marriott Reviews

Updated 30 January 2015
Updated 30 January 2015
1,530 Reviews
3.7
1,530 Reviews
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Marriott President & CEO Arne Sorenson
Arne Sorenson
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good people, work-life balance, get to meet a lot of interesting characters (in 39 reviews)

  • Great benefits such as steeply discounted hotel rooms when traveling (in 80 reviews)


Cons
  • Work Life Balance went away with the re-organization of the sales department (in 50 reviews)

  • No work life balance, very long hours that inmediate supervisors don't appreciate (in 79 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Excellent company!

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

    I worked at Marriott full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Complete support of your career advancement.

    Cons

    Not enough jobs to go around to all who want to work there.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the great work!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2.  

    Great International Experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Business Analyst Intern in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
    Former Employee - Business Analyst Intern in Hong Kong (Hong Kong)

    I worked at Marriott as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    Got great international experience in the Asia Area.

    Cons

    No structured internship program so gotta put yourself out there to help out other analysts.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Great company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Guest Service Representative in Austin, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Guest Service Representative in Austin, TX (US)

    I have been working at Marriott

    Pros

    Company is an excellent place to work.

    Cons

    Company is always busy, but that is expected.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to provide opportunities for growth.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great Place to Work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Front Desk Agent in Basking Ridge, NJ (US)
    Former Employee - Front Desk Agent in Basking Ridge, NJ (US)

    I worked at Marriott full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Good Benefits, Advancement Opportunity, Employee Discounts, Professional Growth, Personal Growth

    Cons

    Must Be Flexible in Hours

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Hostess

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Hostess in Lake Mary, FL (US)
    Former Employee - Hostess in Lake Mary, FL (US)

    I worked at Marriott full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Met a lot of great people and always had the hours. I loved this job.

    Cons

    No room for promotion and lack of appreciation from management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Promote from within and show that you appreciate your employees more

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    I'm new to this job field, and want to learn this line of work

    Current Employee - Front Desk Agent
    Current Employee - Front Desk Agent

    I have been working at Marriott

    Pros

    I love meeting new people, and helping others. I'm a fast learner and take pride in my appearance
    .

    Cons

    I'm not a third shift person. I prefer to work day shift where I get to meet people. I like spending weekends and holidays with family.

  8.  

    Great Company for how corporate

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Marriott full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great Benefits (the best being super cheap hotel rooms)
    Good mix of young and old employees
    Team Oriented environment

    Cons

    Training for promotions are way to structured

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    good company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Accounting in Bethesda, MD (US)
    Former Employee - Accounting in Bethesda, MD (US)

    I worked at Marriott

    Pros

    Very flexible schedule,
    easily commute
    hotel discount

    Cons

    promote time depends on each team.
    Benefit need to be improve

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Good to work with Marriott International

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Marriott

    Pros

    Open door policy and caring nature for associates

    Cons

    comparatively lower pay scales than others

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  11.  

    Transactional style of management.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Marriott

    Pros

    Transactional style of management giving a sense of importance to employees.

    Cons

    Flexible hours and communication process between management and associates.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work more in improving the communication process and time management
    Skills

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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