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overall I liked it, It was getting to be very stressful.

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Sales Agent in Charleston, SC
Former Employee - Sales Agent in Charleston, SC
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at AT&T full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Money, pay is great. They pay lots of money.

Cons

There was lots of overtime, and it was mandatory.

Advice to Management

stop bewroging your employees

Other Employee Reviews for AT&T

  1. Helpful (1)

    Great company if you're going to retire there, but look elsewhere for professional growth

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richardson, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richardson, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at AT&T full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The company follows best practices in technology and there are review boards that provide guidance and ensure those practices are followed. The scale at which things are done at AT&T is very large and there are very few companies where that sort of exposure is available.

    Cons

    Promotions are rare and the process is very cumbersome. Also, raises are small on average (1%-3%). However, the two biggest problems are the politics which can makes for a caustic work environment and the focus of senior management on metrics (numbers, percentages, etc.) which causes a lot of decisions to be very short term and narrow. Both the above also create silos where people become experts in very specific things and don't get exposure to anything outside.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on the employees instead of metrics, since you have an amazing pool of talent. Also, try to eliminate the politics and infighting within Business Units, not only does it make for an tense work environment but also creates silos, where collaboration and learning is stunted.


  2. Sales Rep

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Representative in Lafayette, LA
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Representative in Lafayette, LA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AT&T full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    If you like tech youll like your job. New phones every quarter. Opportunity to move up.

    Cons

    its to each its own

    Advice to Management

    retail is retail so no advice to management


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