Alcatel-Lucent

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wait and see mode

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Current Employee - Product Marketing Manager
Current Employee - Product Marketing Manager

Pros

flexible work place. very good benefits

Cons

lacks strategy. politics between French and US sides continues after several years of merger.

company net shrunk 10x.. but management still operating with a oversize ego

Advice to ManagementAdvice

back to basics management. right size everything to current market value. cut products, non profitable customers.. cut layers of managers. get new blood.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Other reviews for Alcatel-Lucent

  1.  

    Things have changed alot

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    • Senior Management
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Learn alot and the people are great.

    Cons

    Too many layoffs and changes.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get a solid business plan together that will work.

    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Good workplace

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Director  in  Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Sales Director in Paris (France)

    Pros

    - Good hardware and software solutions
    - Innovation
    - Leadership in IMS and LTE technologies
    - Working environment is good
    - A vast majority of people are committed to their job

    Cons

    - Definitely need new good strategy to gain more market share in the Enterprise space !

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - Make sure some managers do care about their team members !!
    - Motivate the field ops troops !
    - Cost reduction is important but it prevents us from doing our job !

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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