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better than people said it would be

UI Designer (Current Employee) Dulles, VA

Prossmart people
nice people
decent professional development/learning opps if you're self-directed
some interesting projets
fun outings occasionally
company possibly on the upswing

Consculture of scarcity and fear of layoffs
changes business models frequently
management was (changing w/Tim Armstrong) risk averse and inclined to blatantly copy competitors rather than consider interesting creative design solutions/directions
need to defend yourself for working there and not being a hack with no other options

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up efforts w/rebranding and building new brand loyalty; buil doff core strengths of the existing loyal demographic and give them an updated experience they can be happy with; don't dumb down the experience any more than it is

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    AOL is dazed and confused

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) New York, NY

    I worked at AOL


    Pros: Salary and health coverage ok Cons: Hiring and firing both in the same equation and in… Advice to Senior Management: Compasion and competence needs to be added for success. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    No Clue

    Project Manager (Former Employee) Mountain View, CA

    I worked at AOL


    Pros: There were many good and smart people working at AOL. Inter team cooperation was usually good.… Cons: Constants re-orgs and layoffs make keeping focus difficult. Lack of coordination and cooperation between orgs. Lots of fiefdoms and turf wars. Management has not… Advice to Senior Management: Stop with constant shuffle of products, people, and orgs. I had 6… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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