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Work with some of the smartest, best people in the world

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Former Employee - Software Support Manager in Fort Collins, CO
Former Employee - Software Support Manager in Fort Collins, CO

I worked at Hewlett-Packard full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Endless variety of job opportunities
Competitive compensation
Strong overall benefits package
A lot of really great talent at all levels
Great worldwide reputation and influence
Very supportive environment - many opportunities to learn and grow

Cons

Each employee is a small piece of a gigantic company - everything is impersonal
HP is struggling to become the innovation leader it once was
Many good people are going to other places where they'll be better appreciated and valued

Advice to ManagementAdvice

If you want the best products and the best innovation you'll need to show better dedication to your best minds at the individual contributor level.

Recommends
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  1. Stock market drives the company strategy too much, especially the Personal Systems group.

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Houston, TX

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Large company, so it has the clout to make large changes in the industry.

    Cons

    Because the stock market drives the company, changes are made with short term thinking involved.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Think of the long term consequences of the decisions they are making.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. Average at HP in Houston

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    Former Employee - Procurement Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Procurement Engineer in Houston, TX

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good salary, varied work, covered parking

    Cons

    too many managerial levels, not focused on quality, poor method to evaluate employee performance,

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    change process for employee evaluations

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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