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19 Questions

Do you get paid for overtime?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

No

Answer as an employer

Does the company have flexible working hours? Does that apply to all employees?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Yes we do. I am not sure if it applies to all employees; I think it is manager-dependent.

Answer as an employer

How are employees treated?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

I feel valued working for Discover. They constantly show appreciation for employees and their efforts through a number of ways, including lunches, outings, awards, etc.

Answer as an employer

Can I work for this company as a freelancer? How are freelancers treated?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

I don't think so

Answer as an employer

How long do employees stay on average at the company?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

Fairly long time, 10-20 years

Answer as an employer

How much does a junior employee make in the different departments?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

I don't know

Answer as an employer

How much work experience do I need to start here?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

1 to 2 years to start at the bottom.

Answer as an employer

I am 50 years old – how are my chances for applying at the company?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

Age is not a factor, depends on qualifications

Answer as an employer

What do you like most about working for this company?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

Flexible. Good life /work balance

Answer as an employer

How long did it take in the application process before you got the job?

Asked on June 10, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 10, 2018 by a current employee

1 week

Answer as an employer

How long do I have to work here before you can accrue vacation days?

Asked on June 10, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 10, 2018 by a current employee

Immediately

Answer as an employer

What career opportunities are there?

Asked on June 10, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 10, 2018 by a current employee

Many! Customer service, accounting, HR, management, and more.

Answer as an employer

What's the best way to get reliable info on open positions?

Asked on June 10, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 10, 2018 by a current employee

The website or from a current employee

Answer as an employer

How long did it take between application and first contact by the company?

Asked on June 3, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 3, 2018 by a current employee

1 week

Answer #2 from June 10, 2018 by a current employee

4 days

Answer as an employer

How successful can women be in this company?

Asked on June 3, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 3, 2018 by a current employee

Very

Answer as an employer

If you could improve one thing about your employer, what would it be?

Asked on June 3, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 3, 2018 by a current employee

Nothing

Answer as an employer

How do you like it here compared to previous jobs?

Asked on May 27, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from May 27, 2018 by a current employee

Its better than capital one

Answer as an employer

How would you describe the company culture?

Asked on May 27, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from May 27, 2018 by a current employee

Its very family oriented and caring

Answer as an employer

What are typical requirements to new employees?

Asked on May 27, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from May 27, 2018 by a current employee

Be on time and work hard

Answer #2 from June 10, 2018 by a current employee

Show up and do your best

Answer as an employer