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Reviews for Darden Corporation

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
3.85
Support from management
3.54
Teamwork
3.74
Freedom to work independently
3.67
Internal Communication
3.39
Office / Work Environment
4.03
Environmental Friendliness
3.62
Work-Life Balance
3.59
Challenging Work
3.54
Inclusive / Diverse
4.26

Career factor

Gender Equality
4.13
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.08
Career Development
3.79
Overall compensation for your work
3.82
Company Image
3.95
Job Security
4.05
Handicapped Accessibility
4.03
Workplace Safety
4.09
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

Flex. working hours in 18 of 39 reviews Parking in 10 of 39 reviews Easy access to public transportation in 4 of 39 reviews Stock or equity options in 15 of 39 reviews 401(k) in 19 of 39 reviews No onsite daycare facility Reimbursed daycare in 3 of 39 reviews Ability to work remotely in 3 of 39 reviews Desirable office location in 6 of 39 reviews Tuition assistance in 7 of 39 reviews Paid Parental Leave in 5 of 39 reviews 401(k) Match in 12 of 39 reviews Flexible spending account in 3 of 39 reviews Paid time off in 13 of 39 reviews Healthcare (including vision and dental) in 24 of 39 reviews Relocation allowance in 1 of 39 reviews Life insurance in 15 of 39 reviews

The following perks are offered

On site cafeteria in 4 of 39 reviews Free (company provided) Meals in 7 of 39 reviews Health and wellness programs in 7 of 39 reviews Employee discounts in 26 of 39 reviews Vehicle allowance in 1 of 39 reviews Employee events in 7 of 39 reviews No dogs allowed Fitness center on site in 2 of 39 reviews Free Snacks/Drinks in 12 of 39 reviews
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Suggestions for improvement

  • Enforcing standards and making sure new employment gets the training that they need to succeed in the work place

What I like about the company

They offer flexible hours and are pretty understanding when it comes to personal matters.

What I dislike about the company

Management needs to get on the same page about standards

Company Culture
2.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
2.00
Company Image
2.00
Job Security
2.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
2.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered 401(k) is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Darden
  • City
    Tuscaloosa
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered
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Suggestions for improvement

  • I have been previously sexually harassed by a manager and nothing was done.

What I like about the company

All of the staff works as a team and they’re very supportive of tour out of work endeavors ie school, children, sick parents, etc.

What I dislike about the company

You have to work every holiday and every Sunday.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Desirable office location is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Darden
  • City
    Austin
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • It would help if there would be No micro managing

What I like about the company

If you had an issue, there was always someone to go to. People were always friendly. The food was good!

What I dislike about the company

There were some inter personal relations happening

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Darden
  • City
    Seattle
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • An overhaul on management or holding people accountable

What I like about the company

I dont have many. Except payday and tips

What I dislike about the company

The managers and the power they use to their advantage

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
2.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
1.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
1.00
Job Security
3.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
2.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
2.00

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) Match is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Darden
  • City
    Atlanta
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • More motivation. With benefits and rewards to keep everyone movater

What I like about the company

Team work makes the dream work. Everyone helps one another making the restaurant run smoothly

What I dislike about the company

None.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Darden
  • City
    South Portland
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered
  • 17.Nov 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • None that I am aware of at the moment.

What I like about the company

Lots of growth potential. Good work environment.

What I dislike about the company

None o am completely satisfied.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
4.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) Match is offered
  • Company
    Darden
  • City
    Houston
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Free (company provided) Meals is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • a better cash handling process for the waiters

What I like about the company

darden dimes helps employees who are in situations where they need help financially. darden dimes will help you as long as you pay 10 cents a pay check
very family friendly
managers care about their work

What I dislike about the company

I wish they would organize things in the office and focus more on office issues becuase they are just as important

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered 401(k) is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    darden
  • City
    Silverdale
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered
  • 11.Nov 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

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What I like about the company

They work with my personal life

What I dislike about the company

Need more people in the work place so I Canmore time off if meeded

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
4.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
3.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Stock or equity options is offered Ability to work remotely is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Darden Corporation
  • City
    Orlando
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Free (company provided) Meals is offered Employee discounts is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered
  • 18.Oct 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Stop giving unlimited everything. Stop promoting gluttony.

What I like about the company

Enjoy the friendly coworkers I see daily

What I dislike about the company

All of the free things we give away

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
4.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
4.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Darden
  • City
    Eugene
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Employee discounts is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Better communication with upper management. I would want them to see at our level. That way they have a better understanding of whats actually happening. There by setting realistic goals.

What I like about the company

We all share a common goal. We consider ourselves a team. When you need help, its easy to find.

What I dislike about the company

A disconnect with the higher ups.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
4.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
4.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Desirable office location is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Darden
  • City
    Lancaster
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee events is offered