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Slow and steady improvements

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Current Employee - Senior Director  in  Alpharetta, GA
Current Employee - Senior Director in Alpharetta, GA

I have been working at Equifax full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Improvements are being introduced that are making it a better place to work. Progressive CEO. Stock price is showing all the good things that happening. Expect better things to come.

Cons

Old conservative company, so slow progress. Because of security, lots of restriction(which are required for such companies.)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Other Reviews for Equifax

  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    This was a big disappointment

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    Current Employee - Sales  in  Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Sales in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Equifax full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pays fairly well and the benefits were good, although expensive. Many employees work from home. Vacation plan is generally good.

    Cons

    Bad systems, lack of support, disconnected management, poor training, slow to fix problems. The expectations are high, but you won't have the tools to get the job done. Just when you figure something out, they will change it and not for the better.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat employees and customers as you would like to be treated.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 6 people found this helpful  

    Stay far far far away...

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager  in  Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Equifax full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    It's a job.
    Steady paycheck
    Minimal work required.
    Heavily favors African Americans

    Cons

    Employees rewarded only for length of employment
    No place for new ideas
    Innovation is a word in the dictionary.
    Risk takers and new ideas are mired in bureaucracy. Want to get an idea contributed? Prepare a business case that only a CFO can understand in 200 pages or more. Don't forget the carbon paper.
    Employees provided with outdated, underpowered technology secured by Gestapo - like security.
    Pay is nothing special.
    Senior management concerned about their own stock rewards and won't make any deciions without first consulting their stock culture.
    Management should be put out to pasture, they retire when they get too I'll and stay past retirement age.
    Want office supplies? typical request to fulfill takes 3 months for anything other than a paper clip.
    Did I mention bureacracy?
    Lots of big titles, no support staff. This results in nothing ever getting done.
    Marketing is a bad word.
    Suppression of employee enthusiasm
    HR incompetent with too much control in org. Ever see an HR chief office next to CEOs?
    No investment in marketing, new product debelopment,employee training.
    Employees have no personality.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Wake up and smell the roses. Outdated management style. GE is not god. Stop cooking the books before Wall Street wakes up.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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