Windstream
2.6 of 5 219 reviews
www.windstream.com Little Rock, AR 5000+ Employees

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Interesting and frustrating.

Account Manager (Current Employee)
Philadelphia, PA

ProsGood people in my office. Mid management in my office is flexible With time off.

ConsMid management are all yes men/woman. No real leadership. Concerns and ideas aren't taken seriously.

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to the people on the front lines. Tell People when they aren't doing a good job. Tell people if they are management material or not, and if so put them on a career path.

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    What you are told about the job and what it actually is are two very different things.

    Inside Sales Representative (Current Employee)
    Charlotte, NC

    I have been working at Windstream


    Pros: Smaller more family oriented environment compared with other phone companies. Cons: Commission for my position is close to unobtainable given the… Advice to Senior Management: Internally: Positive reinforcement would be much more effective than threatening a "write-up" in every situation. Externally: The new Merge bundle isn't practical for the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    The company I worked for prior to Windstream purchase was wonderful, Windstream definitely not.

    Engineering Specialist Provisioning II (Former Employee)
    Evansville, IN

    I worked at Windstream


    Pros: Tuition reimbursement Laptops Great people to work with locally. Local management led by example Locally great flow of… Cons: Health benefits including, medical, vision, and dental were fairly priced. A publicly traded company so you… Advice to Senior Management: Slow down. The rate at which you're acquiring companies lends itself to growing issues which can include lower employee morale. Try to save employees because… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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