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Improving every day

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Current Employee - Senior Game Developer
Current Employee - Senior Game Developer

I have been working at Glu full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Glu is a growing company, getting better every day. The co-workers are great and Glu is a serious company, looking out to lead the market. Good policies and smart people on key places are really improving the company quality level.

Cons

As the company work methods improve, some things like big crunchs are still an issue. It is one of the things that needs improvement.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Glu full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    This applies to the now defunct London offices:

    -Amazing office, great perks of a pool table, free soft drinks, arcade machine
    -Great team spirit from the development staff

    Cons

    -Terrible mismanagement at senior levels
    -Very much behind the curve on innovation. Missed the boat on Facebook and Smartphone platforms despite numerous entreaties from staff.
    -Badly paid
    -No expectation management, were frequently told the company was doing well before another round of inevitable layoffs
    -Very questionable hiring around some lead staff, who lacked basic competencies and appeared to have lied their way into senior positions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take a good, hard look at where you are in this industry and learn from more successful companies. Listen to your staff!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Good company, bad management in some departments, bad pay.

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer

    I worked at Glu

    Pros

    The work culture is cool. There is opennes within colleagues

    Cons

    Middle management is not very good.

    Approves of CEO
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