Cable & Wireless
2.9 of 5 71 reviews
enterprise.vodafone.co.uk London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

Cable & Wireless Reviews

Updated May 19, 2014
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Cable & Wireless CEO Vittorio Colao

Vittorio Colao


53% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    take care of the staff

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosgood environment to learn telecom

    Conspoor work culture given inept leadership in HR and Executive ranks

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Not too shabby not too great !

    Senior Analyst (Former Employee)
    Los Angeles, CA

    ProsNice people, overall fun environment. But the opportunity to grow are limited.

    ConsUpper management is very slow in taking decisions and are very very clunky about headcounts

    Advice to Senior ManagementShould pay attention to boosting employee morale and take decisions faster than how they are taken right now.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    IT Service Engineer (Former Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    ProsGood place....good work exposure... Learn a lot.

    ConsNo growth due to political issues.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great place to work

    Billing Administrator (Former Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    Proswork life balance, culture, people, benefits, team coordination

    Consnot much of growth, no clear career path

    Advice to Senior Managementbetter planning & career growth path

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Nurses your employee with Good Skill

    Product Executive (Current Employee)
    Chandigarh (India)

    ProsIf you get good skill for 5 year then it is good organisation.

    ConsIn five year a organisation not able nurse employee with good skill. Then frequent need to a change.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to nurse your employee every year...

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Great people, slow company

    Product Executive (Former Employee)
    Bracknell, England (UK)

    ProsGreat people to work with and many have become good friends outside of working hours too. Was generally left to get on with my job and with minimal micro-management

    ConsNot great senior management - very much in-it for themselves with little innovation and true lack of speed to market new products and services - stuck with a very much fragmented organisation to move

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Challenging

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsFlexibility of location base in role

    ConsCulture of working unpaid hours

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Decent

    Graphic Designer (Former Employee)
    Panamá (Panama)

    ProsFriendly people
    Fun work environment

    ConsSome times they don't know what they are doing

    Advice to Senior ManagementTrain your staff better

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    Good place to work - Depends on the team you join

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    ProsGood work culture
    Work-life balance maintained
    Transparent senior management
    Employee friendly policy

    ConsPromotions not always possible and management makes it harder until people resign.
    3 month notice period.
    Rapport with management matters for growth than anything else.

    Advice to Senior ManagementJudge people on the work they do
    not only the extra objectives.
    Pay them as per industry standards to avoid high attrition rates

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Cashless

    IP Engineer (Former Employee)
    Bracknell, England (UK)

    ProsGood set up to work ... could be better.

    Conscashless, no money, cutting down on employee milk

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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