KPN
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www.kpn.com The Hague 5000+ Employees

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Updated Jun 9, 2014

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Eelco Blok

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59% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Sales Representative

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    New York, NY

    ProsVery dynamic work environment with a team spirit

    ConsPay scale is very related to performances, hence leading monthly firing sessions

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Too small for the battle

    Sales Manager (Former Employee)
    Houten (Netherlands)

    ProsOpen community, decent colleagues

    ConsLeadership is weak, to many (weekly) changes in the organization. Position only in The Netherlands with a Hugh difference in Telco and the ICT Guys.

    Advice to Senior Managementtake a decision what to do with the Former Getronics IT organization.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Trying to catch up

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsSolid customer base
    Good network
    Engaged workforce

    ConsInflexibele organisation
    Hierarichal
    Resistent to fundamental change

    Advice to Senior ManagementOpen up, face te facts, practice what you preach

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Unable to develop and execute a future proof and satisfying strategy.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosroom for ideas, it is encouraged to develop new initiatives. Nice colleagues, lot of attention for a good work-life balance.

    ConsOngoing reorganisation processes makes part of the workforce apathic. In the end strategy processes are focussed on customer retention in stead of future and customer satisfaction.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Bureaucratic Mogul in decline

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    The Hague (Netherlands)

    Prosgood educational facilities
    room for good ideas
    genuinly motivated people

    Consdepartment politics
    many, many useless meetings

    Advice to Senior ManagementStop thinking you are a large company and start acting like the small, versatile company that you are.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    A lot of dynamics, but down hill

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsA lot to do, but to be done with less and less employees. Good balance work/life.

    ConsReorganizations on a row. No time to optimize until the next reorganization. Less room for personal career.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBetter a few big reorganization with a clear strategic goal than the bombardment of smaller reorganizations we now encounter.

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    Nice working atmosphere

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosthere exists an Informal culture

    ConsDue to its size, its a very bureaucratic organization

    Advice to Senior ManagementImprove career advancement

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    Internship

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsVery friendly and willing to help and share knowledge

    ConsNot open culture and no good in organizational matters

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    telco and ict marketleader

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    The Hague (Netherlands)

    ProsInnovative, big company with a lot of knowledge and good colleagues. A lot of trainingopportunities and possibillities to take initiative.

    ConsBig company in a very competitive market so a lot of organizational, technical and personal changes and changing market circumstances.

    Advice to Senior Managementmake it possible to act on the chosen strategy and execute until the end.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Service Manager

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    The Hague (Netherlands)

    ProsMarket leader, broad product portfolio, execution power

    ConsDecission taking process take sometimes a lot of time

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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