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Helpful (1)

Requires dedication

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
No opinion of CEO

Pros

It is an evenvironment in which everyone participates and contributes; unlike previous environments that have numerous employees that are just putting in time

Cons

Since the environment is one in which everyone must participate, it is difficult to pull back (e.g. girfriend breakup)

Advice to Management

Overall, you are doing well and provide a good working environment

Other Employee Reviews for Google

  1. Helpful (4)

    Once the novelty sunk in, it's just another nice company to work for in the silicon valley

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Save $ on food and transportation

    Cons

    Google values GPA over past work experience on new employees


  2. Helpful (4)

    Pleasant

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Mountain View, CA
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits, good infrastructure, generally reasonable coworkers.

    Cons

    Promotion by committee means it's harder to get recognized for an obscure project or brunt work maintaining important stuff than for working on 'sexy' projects.

    Advice to Management

    Do something to unbreak the promotion system.


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