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Fun, Exciting and Challenging

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Dulles, VA

I have been working at AOL full-time for more than a year

ProsThe people here are phenomenal. The work culture is that of a start up/ tech company with their flexible work hours (may depend on group), availability to work from home, happy hours, flexibility to wear casual clothes and lots of autonomy.

ConsSometimes unorganized and too many reorgs, direction and mission has been lost. They need a stronger executive team that has a clear direction and can lead them in the right path.

Advice to Senior ManagementCreate a stronger executive team with a clear mission that connects for all the different businesses, make it transparent to the whole company and how each person contributes to these goals and win.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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great team

Software Engineer (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at AOL full-time for more than a year


Pros: telecommuted, flexible, good benefits. I never go the opportunity to visit an actual AOL office my entire term… Cons: not much choice in what teams you can move between, but that may have been partly due to telecommuting. I think teams could… Advice to Senior Management: Empower teams, let them innovate, try to not be top… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Good place to work if you can get past overall company morale

Senior Business Planning Manager (Former Employee)
Dulles, VA

I worked at AOL full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: good work-life balance and good benefits. great daycare Cons: company morale, inertia, too many complacent employees whose morale has… Advice to Senior Management: put the focus back on product Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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