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Good place to start your career or enjoy nepotism

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Sales Representative in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Sales Representative in Chicago, IL
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at IBM full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

-Good resources and knowledge available if you are willing to search -Management doesn't know what you do for a living, leaving you alone half of the time -Process centric, can help you in your next job

Cons

-People don't care about you as a colleague and a profession, or anything for that matter; -Managers usually are clueless, nowadays it is rare to find someone worth being called a 'manager', majority are just plain do-nothing, conf-calls-all-day-long types -Bureaucracy is king

Advice to Management

-Errrr start being managers, making decisions and adding some value, or helping those who do

Other Employee Reviews for IBM

  1. IBM for the long term

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Relationship Management in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Relationship Management in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    IBM has many possibilities as you decide on what you would like to do in your career. It has such a breadth of solutions for clients that will allow you to partner with them on strategic initiatives. There are many rewards in this as you become a needed team member of your client. You get a chance to learn a lot and work with many brilliant scientists.

    Cons

    Compensation is a problem at IBM you sometimes get caught in a rut unless you truly allow them to understand your worth.

    Advice to Management

    True focus on individuals and measurements of success that motivate employees.


  2. Chief Engineer

    Current Employee - Chief Engineer in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - Chief Engineer in Saint Louis, MO

    I have been working at IBM full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Access to Fortune 500 clients

    Cons

    Long hours, deadlines, high pressure

    Advice to Management

    Reduce meetings


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