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good place to work

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA

I worked at Sun Microsystems

Pros

get significant respect from your boss. very fair working environment.

Cons

Senior management didn't have clear goal to create revenue and raise the bottom line.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Monetize what you have.

Recommends
Disapproves of CEO

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    Training Manager

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    Former Employee - Training Manager in Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Training Manager in Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at Sun Microsystems

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity for growth and travel, great collaboration amongst various departments and management, Great support of administrative staff to ensure logistics for travel and working with third party vendors

    Cons

    Must be able to work in ambiguous and ever-changing environment, technology at off-site venues was often patchy, thus making for difficult hands-on training sessions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ensure yearly performance reviews are delivered (Historically, not much emphasis and attention was paid to meeting the time lines of the review cycle as workloads often overtook such personnel/administrative tasks)

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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    Sun Microsystems

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    Current Employee - Senior Visual Designer in Menlo Park, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Visual Designer in Menlo Park, CA

    I have been working at Sun Microsystems

    Pros

    Compensation and company culture were excellent. Employees were treated with respect.

    Cons

    A lot of opportunities were missed. Sun should have made some tough decisions after the dot.com meltdown.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No feedback to offer. It's a bit too late.

    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO
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