Pepco Holdings

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Not bad, but typical mediocre company

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Current Employee - Supervisor, Professional Staff
Current Employee - Supervisor, Professional Staff

I have been working at Pepco Holdings

Pros

Easy to shine amid the dead wood. Secure positions in the regulated company. Takes a lot to be fired. Comfortable. Generally good people just plodding along in their jobs. Some really good people carrying 80% of the workload. Provides lots of different topics of work if self-motivated.

Cons

Lots of dead wood. Lack of resources to do job, piling on the work with no recognition. Lots of "inside" promotions and advancements - fair policy in place that allows lots of gaming. Still too much typical old-school utility mentality.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Wake up and hold employees accountable like your values say. Stop the insider hiring and networking that limits finding talent already in-house. Value inside talent more than outside consulting.

Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

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    Lauren Fletcher's Review at Pepco Holdings, Inc.

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    Former Employee - Receptionist in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Receptionist in Washington, DC

    I worked at Pepco Holdings full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    I got the opportunity to work with coworkers who were kind.

    Cons

    As a receptionist, dealing with callers who were rude.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Great people and team spirit.

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    Former Employee - Trainer in Newark, DE
    Former Employee - Trainer in Newark, DE

    I worked at Pepco Holdings as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    I worked this role as a contractor and I can say that I had a great project team; the business valued excellent communication. Good salary and work/life balance.

    Cons

    The project I worked was on an aggressive schedule managed by an outside partner who squeezed resources to complete work not accounted for in the original project plans. I would call that Scope Creep but the project teams (Not Pepco) never moved milestones but asked employees to simply work harder.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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