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Current Employee - Senior Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
Current Employee - Senior Manager in Sunnyvale, CA

I have been working at Yahoo

Recommends
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

dynamic, and fun place to work

Cons

lack of focus and diversity

Advice to Management

Start to make diversity training for all employees joining yahoo, listen to different opinions, and encourage more understanding and collaboration

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    Great engineers lead by highly incompetent upper management

    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA

    I have been working at Yahoo

    No opinion of CEO
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    1) Extremely knowledgeable colleagues around you. You will feel like a part of family. 2) Good compensation and perks 3) Good learning opportunity withing company 4) Large user base. Very few company operate on such a huge scale 5) Very supportive and helpful managers (remember i said managers not executives)

    Cons

    1) Extremely incompetent upper management. 2) Frequent layoffs and restructuring. Almost every year. 3) Very low employee morale. 4) No vision, No direction from top management. 5) Company is bleeding talent. Every week I have to attend one farewell party.

    Advice to Management

    Please define proper vision or strategy and try to stick it for at least few years. Moreover, Employee morale is extremely low. Try to restore it otherwise it will be ghost town for talent.


  2. Still lots of opportunities to grow

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA

    I have been working at Yahoo

    No opinion of CEO
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    - one of of the most visited website - covers lots of technologies to address an incredible range of topics and challenges - a great place to work for

    Cons

    - lots of turmoil these days unfortunately - lack of stability of the decisions taken by senior management, shaggy execution and foggy plan

    Advice to Management

    rethink entirely the ways management work, decide fast, execute quickly


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