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  1. Great place to work

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    Former Employee - Database Administrator in Dunwoody, GA
    Former Employee - Database Administrator in Dunwoody, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mirant full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    CIO was great and ran IT department very well.

    Cons

    Company was acquired and changed dramatically.


  2. Fantastic

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    Former Employee - Lead Sharepoint Analyst in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Lead Sharepoint Analyst in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mirant full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great people, personal responsibility, good pay, great bonuses

    Cons

    Theyre not around anymore! Sadly.


  3. Challenging and good

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Accountant in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Senior Accountant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mirant full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible work environment. Great benefits and compensation. Good commute location. Employees were caring, good friendships established.

    Cons

    Growth oopportunity limited. Constant change . Managers can be micro managing. Lack of communication led to disagreements and untrust.

    Advice to Management

    Treat all employees fairly. Reward your employees for their hard work.


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  5. Mirant, great place to work with great people.

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mirant full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great work culture. Great place to work.

    Cons

    Unfortunately, the company merged and moved headquarters to Houston.


  6. Great company with an outstanding group of people to work with.

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Mirant allows people to explore and advance their skills. Low employee turnover with outstanding people. Competitive pay and benefits.

    Cons

    Micromanagement can be an issue.

    Advice to Management

    Lighten up on the micromanagement, and allow your resources to do their job. If they aren't capable, replace them.


  7. A great group of people to work with.

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Opportunities to learn if you were proactive. A great environment to work in - laid back with an open door policy. Not a lot of employee turnover.

    Cons

    Not enough information flow from senior management. It may have varied by department, but no flexibility for 9/80 work weeks or telecommuting.


  8. relaxed environment

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Developer in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Developer in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    stable, laid back, good pay

    Cons

    politics, unfair treatment to new hires

    Advice to Management

    procactive


  9. GenOn GenOff

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    Former Employee - Energy in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Energy in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Close to home, In Atlanta

    Cons

    Management hasn't a single clue

    Advice to Management

    Please get a clue!


  10. Overall, a positive learning experience in a fast paced environment

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Company turmoil generated opportunities for growth.

    Cons

    The ridiculous merger of equals.


  11. Mirant

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Adm Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Adm Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good salary , good people - benefits are fantastic. Tend to hold on to employees too long. Many employees are complacent

    Cons

    Morale is not great because of merger. Severance package is very good. Needs to offer outplacement serviceds for employees. Yes

    Advice to Management

    Yes, he does a great job. Very compassionate person. Very fair compensation and benefits. HR department very competent. Yes indeed.



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