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Software Sales

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Current Employee - Software Sales in Atlanta, GA
Current Employee - Software Sales in Atlanta, GA

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

Pros

Great company with tremendous people and resources. Benefits and compensation packages are very strong. Extensive job options allow for upward mobility. Strong in the local community.

Cons

Large and slow at times. Many of the tools and databases are outdated, ironic for the world's premier information technology corporation. Workload expectations can be high.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Good experience

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    Former Employee - Web Developer in East Lansing, MI
    Former Employee - Web Developer in East Lansing, MI

    I worked at IBM as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    They have nice friendly people' and you get the chance to work with a vast array of technologies. Also, they trust you to make the right decisions with projects.

    Cons

    I was full time supplemental, which is a fixed contact for 3 years. It doesn't have much for career advancement potential. Great for just out of college people, but mid to senior people will find it very hard to be hired in as regular IBM.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Establish a better career path for senior level developers.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Management Consulting

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    Current Employee - Operations Manager
    Current Employee - Operations Manager

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

    Pros

    IBM does everything for everyone.. broad range of customers and experiences available. People outside IBM take note that you are an IBMer.

    Cons

    IBM's greatest asset of its size is also its biggest downfall.. very hard to get something done quickly. There is also an overall trend to squeeze the middle layer of the company, lower end work is done offshore..

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Slow the pace of upper management headcount growth

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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