Windstream

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Has redefined its business with strategic acquisitions but working to improve the execution of its vision

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Manager in Little Rock, AR
Current Employee - Manager in Little Rock, AR

I have been working at Windstream full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

competes well in market place compared to industry peers on price and product offerings.
Has proven willing to change management and is desperately trying to improve quality issues
Working to redefine its corporate culture. Technology company run by accountants so very focused on balance sheet

Cons

Fragmented organizational structure with lots of silos
Has suffered some quality issues from growing by acquisition very quickly
Technology company tun by accountants so very focused on balance sheet, cuts both ways

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Listen to input from front-line employees and create a leadership program

Recommends
Positive Outlook
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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Solid Company, Management Overpromises and Underdelivers

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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 Windstream full-time

    Pros

    Good Compensation, Flexibility, and job opportunities across the nation for advancement.

    Cons

    For a communications company the communication between departments isn't good. Management promises the world and rarely delivers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be honest and do what you say, don't just keep having meetings promising the world every 3 months.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Typical of most corporate experiences

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Corporate in Little Rock, AR
    Current Employee - Corporate in Little Rock, AR

    I have been working at Windstream full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Decent salary, may be able to move up - depending on work group, down-home and friendly people, still hanging on after all of these years

    Cons

    No bonus opportunities for lower level employees, but it seems they are available to upper level and of course executive; difficult to compete with bigger telecoms;

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    When people show that they really want to move up, management should work with them to get them there or help them understand why they cannot.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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