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Helpful (1)

PROS can emerge stronger in a downturn

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Sales in Houston, TX
Current Employee - Sales in Houston, TX
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Dynamic industry, with lots of upside. Price management is one area that can really help companies in a bad economy.

Cons

Too much work for the time and some people are not qualified.

Advice to Management

Don't be afraid of taking risks

Other Employee Reviews for PROS

  1. Helpful (4)

    Good industry, nice software - needs better business model

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Professional Services in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Professional Services in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    This technology and industry is growing. Pricing is something companies are actively seeking, especially in a downturn economy. Science team is brilliant. People/Environment are nice. Very diverse environment, cultures are welcome with no prejudice. Midtown/Downtown Houston is a great place to work.

    Cons

    There is no growth structure identified, no bonus/raise structure identified. No share ownership plan. Competitors seem to pay more. Training is pretty bad, there seems to be the wrong people facilitating the training.Poor processes that never get followed. Alot of politics. Titles and positions do not mean anything. Alot of competitive bashing going on. Very high turnover rate.

    Advice to Management

    Care more about employees. Have a solid growth strategy in place. Try to reduce the high turnover rate. If senior management gets a bonus, why can't the rest of the employees?


  2. Helpful (2)

    Get to work with airlines, but beware.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    You get to work with interesting clients like domestic and international airlines. PROS sponsors H1B visas. The location is fairly centrally located and is easy to reach using mass transit. Location is also in a developing area.

    Cons

    Management plays favorites. When I was there, training opportunities were extremely limited. CEO will berate employees for telling customers that they should be contacting their assigned consultant and not development employees directly. CEO owns no shares of the company.

    Advice to Management

    Care about everyone and not just your favorites. Show that you believe in the company by having shares in your own company.


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