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Age discrimination is rampant at IBM

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Current Employee - Program Manager
Current Employee - Program Manager

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

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

IBM USED to be a wonderful company to work for, but that was many, many years ago

Cons

Employees are increasingly treated like they are dirt. Constant chronic cuts and stack ranking have made IBM a cut throat, miserable environment to work in. I am so tired of seeing my fellow workers get canned - and what a coincidence - they are all in their 50's when it happens. For those of us left, we work insane hours because we are doing the job that 3 or 4 people used to do and this only gets worse with every year. Nothing is done to quality anymore. Customers are no longer a priority either - not sure what is a priority with this company. If you are looking for a job, look elsewhere - you will fare much better at another company, especially if you are just starting your career.

Advice to Management

You are running a once great company into the ground.

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  1. At IBM, have the ability and flexibility to work in various industries, roles and functions.

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Best reasons to work for IBM - global company, community centric

    Cons

    Being a huge company is a blessing and a curse.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to consider employee ideas.

  2. Solid place to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at IBM

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great range of technology and service offerings

    Cons

    Hard to balance HW, SW and services

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