Hewlett-Packard

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As good as IBM, but 7 years behind against IGS

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Former Employee - Portfolio Manager in Charlotte, NC
Former Employee - Portfolio Manager in Charlotte, NC

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

Pros

Sightly better pay and benefits than IBM. Great people generally

Cons

Highly volatile, little focus on business strategy,

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Long term company strategy and GM level strategy is only guidance for your team strategy. You need one! Otherwise, you limit your team and lose good people.

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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Former Employee - Contract Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - Contract Manager in Sunnyvale, CA

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    big company experience, great people and teams

    Cons

    dec lining market, messed up strategy, too much work and too much red tape

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Brignback employee value and focus on long term changes.

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    Overall good place to work and a great company

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    Current Employee - Solution Architect in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Solution Architect in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Hewlett-Packard full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good technology and and wide range of products which allows you to sell a great solution

    Cons

    - Lots of bureacracy and internal politics between business units
    - salaries are very bad; they don't even keep up with inflation

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - Go on sales calls and get in touch with reality
    - Need to provide technical training to architects; stop with high level marketing slides

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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