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Good

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Consulting IT Specialist in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Consulting IT Specialist in Chicago, IL

I have been working at IBM

Recommends
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Flexibility, Reliability, Brand Name, Learning Growth

Cons

Lack of Career Growth, Doesn't Pay Well

Advice to Management

1) IBM pays well below market average 2) Not much career growth 3) Employees aren't considered as assets unlike many other orgs

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  1. Great place to work

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    • Senior Management
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baltimore, MD
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baltimore, MD

    I have been working at IBM

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Vast resources
    Competent Co-workers
    Good career advance opportunities

    Cons

    Lost of process over head

  2. not that bad as people used to say lately.

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Tucson, AZ
    Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Tucson, AZ

    I have been working at IBM

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Lot of interesting people, most of them are very competent and for others your wondering how come they work there ? good benefits, good works life balance, gives a lot of freedom to choose what to work on and fair compesation.

    Cons

    Performance review system is subjective, which is in fact in the whole US starting from school, promotions are often give on friendships, something I thought to be specific to more like eastern worlds.

    The working schedule is flexible, meaning that is 40h / week, but in reality this flexibility has its price, so is more then 40 h / week definitely.

    Advice to Management

    promote more transparency into the system.

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