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Brilliant place to work

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Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

I have been working at Yahoo

Recommends
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Fantastic culture
Amazing minds at work
Great people. Great mentorship. Great growth

Cons

Lesser pay compared to peers in industry
No definite direction
Weak management

Advice to Management

I can't imagine the pioneer in Web and internet to settle being a "premier media company"

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  1. A diverse and collaborative environment that allowed me to be creative and make positive contributions.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Yahoo

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Diversity of work, exposure, opportunity.

    Cons

    beauracracy, process, lack of decision making.

    Advice to Management

    Avoid micro-management and allow employees to have more authority and responsibility.

  2. Helpful (1)

    Display advertising business is run by slave driving managers and directors

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Yahoo full-time (less than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Benefits: The free Coffee Bar is staffed. Free Gym on campus .
    Cafeteria is decent.
    Company is not miserly when it comes to taking care of employees.
    Payscale is competitive.

    Cons

    Work Life imbalance. Company lacks direction. Losing focus on technology.
    Google of the past. Now in catch up mode.
    Some businesses like the Display advertising business is run by slave driving managers and directors.
    Do not care to put much effort in bringing new employees up to speed.

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