Active Network

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Bad company strategy

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, CA

I have been working at Active Network full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

The projects are fun, and the culture was good.

Cons

The top management is terribale, lacking the right view to lead the company in the right track.

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  1. 4 people found this helpful  

    So much unfulfilled promise

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Web Developer in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Web Developer in San Diego, CA

    I worked at Active Network full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great corporate culture driven by some wonderful, committed people. The chance, albeit increasingly diminished, to help people achieve something - be it athletic or otherwise.

    Cons

    An upper-management increasingly divorced from the company's culture, if not actively (sorry) opposed to it. The company is a patchwork of offices, ideas, and technologies. There is little to no attempt to combine them or share best practices across the larger whole.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't be dicks. Seriously, simple common courtesy will get you far with employees. Don't say one thing (ROI uber alles) and do another (commit heavy resources to your pet projects). Let the employees' passion drive the company.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Disappointing

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Active Network full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great market and desire to improve the business.

    Cons

    Poor business strategy and poor plan to execute.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Outsourcing to China is not going to provide competitive differentiation and innovation.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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