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glad I made the move

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

great leadership, free development classes (including language class), vibrant culture

Cons

sometimes feel too siloed in own group

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

TripAdvisor Response

Nov 14, 2013Global Manager, Talent Acquisition

We also love our new Learning and Development options--including the language classes. We have a ton of new classes offered all the time, across the globe. And, we agree that our culture is pretty ... More

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    Financially rewarding, but not a lot of fun.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at TripAdvisor full-time

    Pros

    The company continues to grow and has products that put it ahead of the curve in the travel space. It continues to innovate and diversify it's products and has placed itself in a position to continue to do well.

    Compensation and benefits/perks can be very good.

    Cons

    It can be a very political environment, you need to have relationships with the right people to succeed in the long term. Often management is not concerned with how things are done, just that they get done. This trickles down the chain and employees are often viewed as resources to achieve a goal regardless of the impact to them. In many groups you either sink or swim and if you sink you can get thrown under the bus and can become the scape goat for a unsuccessful project or initiative.

    I also agree with a previous reviewer that noted that TripAdvisor is keenly aware of glassdoor reviews and strongly encourages current successful employees (those that just got promoted, had a good experience, etc) to write positive reviews on working at Trip. While there may be nothing technically wrong with this, the approach seems odd for a company based on unbiased reviews.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    TripAdvisor Response

    Dec 5, 2013Global Manager, Talent Acquisition

    Thanks for your feedback. We're thrilled that you found TripAdvisor financially rewarding. We're also pleased that you think we build cool products that are ahead of the curve--we think so too! We're ... More

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    Growing company, great leadership.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Manager in Needham, MA
    Current Employee - Manager in Needham, MA

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

    Pros

    Growing company, great leadership. A place where stock actually matters.

    Cons

    Not as friendly with flex time or working from home as other companies I have been at.

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    TripAdvisor Response

    Nov 14, 2013Global Manager, Talent Acquisition

    Glad to hear that you're a fan of our company and leadership--thank you! Thanks also for your feedback on flex time and working from home. We pride ourselves on having a flexible working culture and ... More

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