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Roller Coaster ride...exciting at times scary at others, never a dull moment!

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in Sunnyvale, CA

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

Pros

Great culture - friendly colleagues, open access to people, cross-team collaboration
Employee friendly policies - Unlimited sick leaves, free food/phone/transport, medical benefits
New focus on winning

Cons

Dead wood - entrenched hierarchies, poor leadership at middle management level leading to employee churn and poor execution

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Raise the bar for VPs & Directors and hold them accountable, get them out of their comfort zones

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Fun place to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior QA Engineer in Richardson, TX
    Former Employee - Senior QA Engineer in Richardson, TX

    I worked at Yahoo full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great Salary and Work Atmosphere. Casual Dress code.

    Cons

    VERY Stressful as times. Too many meetings. Seen to not have a well defined focus at many times.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Quit laying off great, talented employees

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    I bleed purple

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA

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

    Pros

    lots of free stuff, good food, great benefits and perks, flexibility and freedom in all aspects, great people, purple pride abound, hackdays, lots of praise for creativity and innovation

    Cons

    i've been here for almost 6 years, we've had our ups and downs like any other company but i've been happy through it all thanks to the people and the environment they create

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep it up, 2013 has been a great year so far

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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