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Great work/life balance, not so great career growth.

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Eden Prairie, MN
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Eden Prairie, MN

I have been working at ADC Telecommunications

Approves of CEO
Approves of CEO

Pros

ADC's benefits and compensation are at least at market rates, if not above. The company does an excellent job of promoting and work and life balance for its employees. I have never had a problem in getting the time off I need approved. The corporate facilities are also very nice and are in a nice location, close to plenty of restaurants and shopping.

Cons

Career growth is either meteoric or non-existant. If you don't find a way to distinguish yourself, you could find yourself doing the same menial tasks month after month for years. If you get on the growth track, the rise can be quick and powerful. Additionally, communication is horrendous. Senior leadership does a pretty decent job when they try, but middle managers and supervisors really struggle in this regard.

Advice to Management

Communicate better.

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  1. Outsource, outsource, outsource!

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    Former Employee - Director Engineering in Minneapolis, MN
    Former Employee - Director Engineering in Minneapolis, MN

    I worked at ADC Telecommunications

    Disapproves of CEO
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great people in operations and engineering.

    Cons

    Slow growth, management is not very competent, not many opportunities for professional growth. Watch out, your job will more than likely get shipped to China.

    Advice to Management

    Stop focusing on costs and focus on customer satisfaction and quality of product and services.


  2. Great general counsel to work with

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    Current Contractor - Legal Advisor in Bangalore (India)
    Current Contractor - Legal Advisor in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at ADC Telecommunications as a contractor (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Interaction was with the lawyer in ADC. Excellent partner, I went out of my way to work with them in view of the fact that they appreciated my legal servcies

    Cons

    None I can think of.

    Advice to Management

    Keep good guys like your previous in-house legal counsel!!


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