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Product Marketing Manager (Former Employee) Richardson, TX

ProsTalented and highly educated work force.
Multi-cultural, team-work oriented employees.
Competitive pay and good work and life balance
Ability to move to other departments and locations for career advencement

ConsCorrupt management. John Roth and his entourage ruined the company.
Grossly over paid for its acqusitions (anyone remember Bay Networks acqusition) at the height of the internet bubble. How can you appoint a corrupt CFO to a CEO position after John Roth left.

Advice to Senior ManagementRetire with the millions you stole from shareholders and employees and please do not manage another company. You guys ruined enough lifes.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Wrong bet at the wrong time

    Software Engineer (Former Employee) Richardson, TX

    I worked at Nortel Networks full-time for more than a year


    Pros: great to start a decade ago nice ppl, great campus Cons: overspending on technology with not much return More
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    Great place, great people, poor executive management for too long.

    Senior FIN Manager (Current Employee) Research Triangle Park, NC

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


    Pros: Great place, great people, great experience, great health benefits, high… Cons: Too many overpaid executives who did not have vision. Advice to Senior Management: Get another job with less responsibility. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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