blinkx
2.9 of 5 61 reviews
www.blinkx.com San Francisco, CA 150 to 499 Employees

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Good Fun, Fast Paced

Software Developer (Former Employee)

I worked at blinkx

ProsI found the company a challenging and fast paced environment to work in. With new projects constantly coming up and very much at the leading edge of what technology can offer in this space.

ConsBeing a fast paced industry means that on the down side the place can be a little caotic or manic, some days crazy. You also have to scream to be heard and sometimes your voice drowns.

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to the troops and be less quick in dismissing their thoughts. some great material comes from us and can make the company more successful. Also communicate more.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Fear-based management strategies are ineffective and inappropriate

Ex-Blinkx Employee Who Left By Choice (Former Employee)

I worked at blinkx


Pros: an interesting techonology that has a lot of promise opportunity to… Cons: paranoid executives micromanage ineffectively no recognition of talent childish vindictive and manipulative… Advice to Senior Management: respect and reward your talent or they will walk away have a business strategy and plan accordingly establish core values and communicate them communicate… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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um... actually, on the whole, I rather like it here.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at blinkx


Pros: You get to own projects Your work goes to make a real difference to the company (unlike other places i've worked -… Cons: Hard work and long hours Lack of communication from management Recent high… Advice to Senior Management: Dont let good people go More (any) advance warning of projects Work… More

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