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It really is a sweatshop.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Washington, DC

ProsI can't think of too many - the pay is just OK for the area,

Cons-frequent layoffs keep the workforce terrorized
- utilization targets effectively negate any vacation benefits - all time off must be made up
-promotions are almost impossible to come by, and if one does get promoted, then one is penalized for being "too expensive" for new projects

Advice to Senior ManagementGet rid of several layers of management so that the utilization targets are obtainable without burning out the staff. Stop the constant layoffs.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Fractured and Disappointing

    Associate Partner (Former Employee) Bethesda, MD

    I worked at IBM full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: employee stock purchase; range of experiences via feet into the fire… Cons: IBM Business Consulting was fractured, and peppered throughout with disengaged management. Most project co-workers were all of the same mindset: we're all only cogs… Advice to Senior Management: listen to people outside of the yes sir/yes ma'am' exec… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    IBM struggling.

    Software Sales Representative (Current Employee) Philadelphia, PA

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: Great history in development of hardware and software that forms… Cons: Difficulties integrating the vast number of software solutions they have acquired through various company purchases, compounded by a… Advice to Senior Management: Step up investment & training in services area. Improve… – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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