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Transitional company

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Current Employee - Director of Product Management in Austin, TX
Current Employee - Director of Product Management in Austin, TX

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

Pros

Great global presence
Broad product portfolio
Good Pay
Solid reputation

Cons

Organizational change has stirred things up
Legacy systems have limited innovation
Big Egos

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Replace the legacy back office systems. Continue to recruit top quality talent. Adjust sales structure to promote recruitment of high performance teams.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
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  1. Excellent place to work and develop your career.

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    Current Employee - Solutions Architect in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Solutions Architect in Palo Alto, CA

    I have been working at Hewlett-Packard full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great CEO
    Good career options on job board
    Good work-life balance, Can work from home once a while

    Cons

    Salary is un-even across different HP groups
    Salary for existing employees is low compared to industry in some groups
    Horizontal career movements are not easy across org
    HR needs to improve talent retention policies, current policies are failing or not being enforced.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Workplace is dull needs to be more vibrant and energetic.
    Re-organization - select new managers carefully, see they have good people skills.
    Save good talent from leaving.
    Plan to Investment in R&D is only on paper. Cost cutting is high.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. A global company focused on growth in the service industry sector.

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    Former Employee - Portfolio Manager in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Portfolio Manager in Detroit, MI

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

    Pros

    Global reach, leadership support once project is approved, appropriate levels of funding, experienced technical staff

    Cons

    Culture of "everyone gets to have an opinion", regional decision making that creates local optimization versus global benefit.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Decisions need to be made quicker and based upon facts versus employee's opinions

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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