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Smart people

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsSmart people work at Penton

ConsSubtle arrogance permeates the culture.

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

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    Cronyism, Arrogance, and Blind Incompetance

    Software Development (Former Employee) Overland Park, KS

    I worked at Penton full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: There are not many pros about Penton beyond a casual and loose work environment where, if you… Cons: There is much cronyism and questionable competence in the senior software development executive management team. The top members of this team all worked together outside… Advice to Senior Management: Take some time to do some serious introspection into your values. Realize that asking your employees to submit positive reviews (as you have done) on Glassdoor… 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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    A company with lots of good assets, but which has gradually become less attractive to work for.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Penton full-time


    Pros: Lots of smart people. A big variety of products to get… Cons: More and more political environment. Execution doesn't match the storyline being… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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