Motorola Mobility

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Waiting for Google to define a winning strategy they couldn't

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Former Employee - Manager
Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Good engineers that took their jobs seriously. The benefits were good and the management at my south east site were also good. This is a company that started as an engineering company and usually treated their engineers well. Google is providing an even better employee experience. Possibly Google will define a winning strategy for their engineers to realize.

Cons

Several rounds of senior corporate management changes could not identify a winning strategy. Frustration set in at lower levels over conflicting changes in product and personnel management.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Define a winning strategy beyond being just another handset vendor.

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Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Libertyville, IL
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Libertyville, IL

    I worked at Motorola Mobility as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    the culture is great, and the atmosphere is excellent.

    Cons

    it is a little bit far away downtown Chicago. it takes too much time to drive to there.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    there is no management. it is good

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    Was a great place to work while I was there..

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    Former Employee - Manager in Horsham, PA
    Former Employee - Manager in Horsham, PA

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    The people who invented digital cable worked here and were the smartest people I ever worked with. When they were making money it was a great place to work.

    Cons

    When Arris bought the company they started laying off people over 40.. many of the key players who helped put them on the map in the first place. At one point MM was running with two CEOs who were both making obscene amounts of money and still laid off talented people. T

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    Greed and disloyalty are ugly.

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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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