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Good company to work for

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Designer  in  Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Designer in Chicago, IL

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

Pros

Great benefits
Work/life balance
Career opportunities
Traveling and training opportunities

Cons

Office politics and intrigues
Favoritizm!!!!!
Management uncompetence

Advice to ManagementAdvice

To executive management - Pay more attention whom you are hiring for management positions. Lower and middle managers’ unprofessionalism reach high level. Some managers look just ridiculous.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Excellent company to work for ... GE takes care of its people

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Lead Engineer  in  Greenville, SC
    Current Employee - Lead Engineer in Greenville, SC

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

    Pros

    Development
    Challenging work tasks
    Great location
    Promotion based on merit more so than tenure

    Cons

    Long hours at times
    Alot of politics to navigate

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work hard to remove impediments to ensure that employees are encouraged to pursue project of interest and create an environment where failure with learning is acceptable. Empower employees to take calculated risks.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great place to learn & grow

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Black Belt  in  Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Black Belt in Houston, TX

    I worked at GE full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great developmental training
    Lots of functional responsibility
    Emphasis on leadership & ethics
    Complex, global industries that will shape the 21st century (energy, oil & gas, aviation, transportation)

    Cons

    Large company; lack of autonomy and accountability for middle management
    Complex bureaucracy with global functions that supervise local business leaders

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Great portfolio focus, now decentralize the businesses and encourage middle management through smaller P&Ls

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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