Symantec

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Great hours, great job

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Former Employee - Junior Analysis Assistant  in  Heathrow, FL
Former Employee - Junior Analysis Assistant in Heathrow, FL

Pros

My hours were from when I got out of school until around 5-6. They taught me everything I needed to know and gave me all the material to learn from. Aside from that, you only needed some experience with the Microsoft Office suite

Cons

My boss was the worst part. Learn to get on their good side, fast.

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Decent company but going through big changes. Will be better once the dust settles.

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    Current Employee - Finance  in  Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Finance in Mountain View, CA

    Pros

    New CEO making big changes. Security industry is good place to be. More streamlined future company may be much better place to work.

    Cons

    Unbelievably slow decision making history. Fiefdoms. Some poor managers/leaders..

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Weed out the poor managers and leaders. Make them 100% accountable. Bring in better people.

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    Positive Outlook
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  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Changes Are Making a Difference

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    Current Employee - Marketing Manager  in  Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Salt Lake City, UT

    Pros

    Open, kind, helpful and hard working culture. There is a ton of great talent working at Symantec, you can learn a lot have have a great opportunity to progress within the company.

    Cons

    Endless layers of management. Lack of consistent goals setting and importance to meeting deadlines.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Symantec needs to eat more of their own cooking. It's embarrassing how few of our own products we use.

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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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