Progress Software

  www.progress.com
  www.progress.com
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Great company, smart people, and broad range of technologies that you can have hands on

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  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Technical Support Engineer in Bedford, MA
Current Employee - Technical Support Engineer in Bedford, MA

I have been working at Progress Software full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Lots of training opportunity, tons of technology you will have hands on, great life work balance, competitive salary, and good work environment.

Cons

Sometimes overloaded with projects that impact available time to get into more training.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Must to be more concise and define steady process to improve process.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Farmer sales compensation plans

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    Current Employee - Account Executive in Bedford, MA
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Bedford, MA

    I have been working at Progress Software full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    If you are looking for a decent base salary and a "chance" to make quota and get paid $240,000, Progress might be a great place for you.

    Cons

    If you are a hunter and looking to over achieve quota and make $400-500k (or more), Progress is not the place for you. The accelerators for over achievement are not in line with market norms.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take a hard look at the sales compensation plan if you want to attract "A" player talent that will over achieve their quotas.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    There are better companies out there

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager in Bedford, MA
    Current Employee - Manager in Bedford, MA

    I have been working at Progress Software full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Not sure if I can see any Pros. Jay Bhatt is not the CEO as the company page here claims.

    Cons

    where do i begin? no clear vision at any level. senior management is clueless. CEO bailed few months ago. still without a CEO. not sure if a new CEO will even join this mess.
    Company products are legacy by today's technology standards. Not may talented employees remain. Even if some talented ones want to stick around they are sent home packing in the name of strategy change

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If these guys need advice then they are not meant for their jobs. No amount of advice can turn this ship around. It's like re-arranging the chairs on the Titanic

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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