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Executive Playground

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Current Employee - Product Manager in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Product Manager in San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Autodesk full-time

Pros

Great products, great customers, fantastic reach into the design, engineering, and media communities.

Cons

Reorgs, reorgs, reorgs. Pidgeon-holed job descriptions that split authority without clearly defining authority. Lack of trust of junior and mid-level managers. Long legal processes. Lack of budget authority. Extreme matrixing.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stop micromanaging, provide a career path for employees, and trust your very smart people.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Smart people, creative customers, exciting future.

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    Current Employee - Director of Marketing in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Director of Marketing in San Francisco, CA

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

    Pros

    Smart people
    Casual and approachable environment
    High standards for innovation
    Great benefits

    Cons

    Political as most big firms are
    Tough to navigate silo'd teams
    Often too consensus driven

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep setting the high bar, and don't let inefficiencies continue.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    A fulfilling experience, lots of opportunities to perform and learn!

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Autodesk as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good culture, lots of learning opportunities, clearly define the roles and responsibilities upfront. Interview process was rather quick.

    Cons

    No office transportation available, but great facilities otherwise

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Autodesk Response

    Apr 3, 2014Talent Brand and Social Media Manager

    Thanks for your review. We're right next to the Embarcadero BART / MUNI station!

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