Nortel Networks

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Wrong bet at the wrong time

Former Employee - Software Engineer in Richardson, TX
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Richardson, TX

I worked at Nortel Networks full-time (more than an year)

Pros

great to start a decade ago
nice ppl, great campus

Cons

overspending on technology with not much return

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    Great technology, poor strategy and management

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Billerica, MA
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Billerica, MA

    I worked at Nortel Networks full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Learning about networking, working with high technology and experienced engineers.

    Cons

    Chronic downsizing leading to eventual bankrupcy

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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    Great place, great people, poor executive management for too long.

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    Current Employee - Senior FIN Manager in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Current Employee - Senior FIN Manager in Research Triangle Park, NC

    I have been working at Nortel Networks full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great place, great people, great experience, great health benefits, high technology, global experience, state of the art.

    Cons

    Too many overpaid executives who did not have vision.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get another job with less responsibility.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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