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Helpful (4)

It understands the need for work life balance

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Professional Services Consultant
Current Employee - Professional Services Consultant

I have been working at Advent Software full-time (More than a year)

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

Pros

benefits, relaxed environment, people, good for those who have a family and are looking for a long term position, nice NY office, they encourage health and awareness, volunteerism, community assistance.

Cons

clients are pretentious, demanding, and unfriendly. Lack of raises or promotions, upper management is good, but middle management is horrible.

Advice to Management

improve your middle managers, stop grandfathering employees into management roles simply because of their tenure, and not their capabilities.

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  1. Helpful (1)

    Good mix of comfort and challenge. People are considerate.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Advent Software full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    People are considerate and nice. Work is interesting. Good balance between life and work.

    Cons

    It can be a very comfortable place so can be frustrating sometimes working in an environment where people aren't really trying to innovate or really pushing themselves

    Advice to Management

    Keep on doing what they're doing and adopt a poison pill

  2. Helpful (5)

    Good work life balance but hard to grow your career

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

    I have been working at Advent Software full-time

    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great work life balance.
    Great people to work with.
    Flexible work environment.
    Dog friendly office.

    Cons

    Career growth is minimal within the company.
    Less competitive salaries than other software firms.
    Corporate ladder seems to be getting taller and taller; new roles created to give members of management promotions.

    Advice to Management

    How is it that some executive managers get promoted during a year where there were layoffs? Layoffs were made so the company can meet its target profitability goals, yet this seemed to just went to line the pockets of managers.

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