Jive Software

  www.jivesoftware.com
  www.jivesoftware.com
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2 people found this helpful  

Work hard play harder

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Palo Alto, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA

I have been working at Jive Software full-time for less than a year

Pros

Jive is a great company to work for. Everyone is extremely friendly and willing to lend a helping hand. I have never worked for a company with so many positive and outgoing people. Everyone here works extremely hard, and knows how to have a good time as well to help balance the work.

Cons

Ramp up was quick, but was well worth it. Get you into your roll and functioning immediately, just have to be prepared for it.

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Awesome place to work, great culture and strong leadership

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA

    I have been working at Jive Software

    Pros

    Great perks, strong leadership and communication internally, amazing culture of excellence.

    Cons

    Growing so fast that hard to keep up!

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  2. 4 people found this helpful  

    Paddling as hard as I can

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    Current Employee - Sales  in  Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Sales in Palo Alto, CA

    I have been working at Jive Software

    Pros

    Company Product: #1 in the market (as ranked by any metric) analysts, customers, adoption levels, etc.. the company is well funded, well managed, and well positioned.
    Climate: wonderful offices in Palo Alto, 100 places to eat
    Culture: the smartest, friendliest people I've ever worked with my career
    Jive uses it's own product
    Compensation:

    Cons

    It can consume your life. There is always something more to do. Can be stressful.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Create (or acquire) better time/project management tools/processes.
    Make meetings 30 mins (not 60)
    Get in the press more... and do a better job telling how crappy everyone else is compared to Jive!
    Hire 'Success Managers' people who do nothing but enjoy helping customers succeed post sale.
    Sales reps cannot do this.. and go back out to hunt.

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