I have been working at TDC (Denmark) as a contractor (More than a year)
Most of the things I have had to do has been pretty interesting. I've had good opportunities to try out new technologies, and find the best tools for the job.
Organisation is extremely slow, there is a huge overhead of administration and reporting. Most mid-level managers are so busy that a lot things does not get attention until the very last minute.
Advice to Management
Remove layers of mangement.
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