Responsys

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2 people found this helpful  

Having some growing pains but overall good place to work.

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Bruno, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Bruno, CA

I have been working at Responsys

Pros

Leader in the software as a services email marketing space
Has some really bright people
With continued international growth and potential new mid market business opening up the company is poised to pop.
Strong potential to IPO when the economy returns.

Cons

The execs are taking advantage of the economy and not providing cost of living or raises in income while the company is still thriving.
The management has had some issues communicating direction, but have done much better job recently.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Cost of living increases and formal review process for emloyees.

Recommends
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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Work here if you only dont have other options open

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Bruno, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Bruno, CA

    I worked at Responsys

    Pros

    Compensation is fairly OK if you negotiate upfront, people are fair and open with exception of management, growing company-may be great if you are good to analyze companys potential and financial growth

    Cons

    High handedness of management in day to day affairs, impersonal behavior by people in management, politics in a small company, bad project and time management, lack of adherence to standard practices, arrogance adamancy and lack of commitemnt to change and fix internal issues, disregard to interpersonal ethics, no review policy. Company seems to have resistance to think big picture and intolerant to any suggestions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The upper management may be good and leading the company towards better things but the management closer to individual contributors are building blocks and should not be ignored at the cost of development towards acquiring new prospects/customers in the market. Company requires an overhaul to grow big

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 5 people found this helpful  

    Negotiate well upfront.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Bruno, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Bruno, CA

    I worked at Responsys

    Pros

    Responsys is the current leader in their space and has a solid product to go to market with. They have a strong customer base and the market is growing rapidly. The pace is steady, but not overly burdensome and you have the opportunity to work with some phenomenal clients. The development is attempting to move to the cutting edge and if they succeed, it could be a great place to work.
    The people that you will work with here are absolutely top notch.

    Cons

    Did not receive an annual Cost of Living Adjustment and the review process is undefined. Movement within the organization is not common and the opportunity for career growth is virtually non-existent. They tend not to want to extend salaries for promotions when they actually do increase responsibilities. In addition, they don't seem to treat their employees with all that much respect, which is sad because they've actually been able to attract some great talent to that organization.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat your employees better and with more respect.

    No opinion of CEO
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