Pros: electronic distribution offers a variety of different roles and it's an ever changing occupation, a perfect career choice for business minded and ambitious individuals, if you're someone looking for a career that's competitive and dynamic, arrow is a leader in the business of industrial electronic distribution
Cons: arrow has traditionally grown through acquisitions, in fact they are a leader in distributor acquisition, one of the reasons for their past success has been because, they always took the time to assimilate top performers, and best practices into the arrow culture, unfortunately arrow has become so big and bureaucratic, where there was training there is now a sink or swim mentality, where there was system integration and creative collaboration, less time is now dedicated to strengthening the arrow network and systems protocol.
I have had the extraordinary fortune of starting my career from the very bottom (as a Receptionist). I then worked my way up through many roles, ultimately as a Sales Manager. I not only gained experience, I gained the ability to creatively look at my roles (and the business in general), from a variety of perspectives. I learned that no matter what – more... your role is, the secret to success is exceptional customer service. Whether you are dealing with your internal or external customers, your success (or failure) is directly related to your Professionalism, Integrity and the Service you provide. – less