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Sinking Ship, Different agendas

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Honolulu, HI
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Honolulu, HI

I have been working at Hawaiian Telcom full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

* Too much of free time for fun activities like gossiping and going on 11am runs with co-workers.
* You get to stay in Paradise working for this company..

Cons

Where Do I begin.

* extremely poor and belligerent leadership.
* Business has no sense or idea about technology and are extremely incompetent when defining requirements for IT team
* Every individuals motive in this company is to keep their job safe, so they avoid innovation as much as possible as it upsets senior management and keep everyone's hands tied.
* No proper channeling of work to contract or Full time employees, Most of them get paid top dollar to just laze around and talk stories with colleagues.
* Extremely Poor and callous decision making while hiring full time employees for IT team, most of them don't know jack about anything and are hired just because they are "local", most of them get fired or quit within a year.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Unorganized

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Hawaiian Telcom full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The benefits of a union employee

    Cons

    Unorganized
    No communication
    Lack of leadership.
    Understaffed lower to middle management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learning to listen to your employees. Learn to lead and not jus manage. A true leader inspires. A true leader could really turn it into a great place to work.

  2.  

    Mixed Bag

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Honolulu, HI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Honolulu, HI

    I have been working at Hawaiian Telcom

    Pros

    Good benefits, good schedule flexibliity

    Cons

    poor market leadership, poor commitment to quality, poor employee growth potential

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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