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BellSouth Reviews

Updated December 12, 2017
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BellSouth Chairman & CEO AT & T Randall L. Stephenson
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  1. "BellSouth can be Heaven or Hell"

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    Former Employee - Systems Administrator in Birmingham, AL
    Former Employee - Systems Administrator in Birmingham, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Co-workers, Salary, Friends, Benefits, Health Insurance

    Cons

    Long Hours, Repetative Work, Mindnumbing Work

    Advice to Management

    Please focus on the company future


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Where careers go to die."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Not much anymore. It used to be a great place to work.

    Cons

    Corporate minions for managers. No original thought or execution.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing could save you after not puling the trigger on buying AT&T.

  3. "Great place to work while it was Bellsouth but once AT&T took over it went down hill"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Pay is great as well as benefits

    Cons

    Care more about numbers than customer care


  4. "Bad experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    meh can't really think of anything, well the training was awesome i guess

    Cons

    cronyism, no real room for advancement, just a typical "Southern Company"

    Advice to Management

    it runs deep the cronyism and overall incompitence being rewarded because of the good ole boy system


  5. "411 operator"

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    Former Employee - 411 Operator in Macon, GA
    Former Employee - 411 Operator in Macon, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at BellSouth full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I am an people person and I enjoyed talking with customers....

    Cons

    I didn't like the split shift


  6. "Good benefits but tough sales environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits and pay .

    Cons

    Pressure to sell unwanted products

    Advice to Management

    Learn how to communicate with your staff as well as the consumers.


  7. "Lots of hours, litte reward."

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in Birmingham, AL
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Birmingham, AL
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    If you get the right job and you have kids you can do nothing.

    Cons

    Low pay and raises. Mgmt gets all the money.

    Advice to Management

    Get with it.

  8. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Office Manager in Gainesville, GA
    Former Employee - Office Manager in Gainesville, GA

    Pros

    Small company flexible work hours

    Cons

    No room for advancement, owner micromanaged

    Advice to Management

    Let a person do the job they were hired for.


  9. "Company is gone now.... not surprising"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Montgomery, AL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Montgomery, AL
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    had pretty good benefits and customers liked the company.

    Cons

    account assignments were not equal


  10. "Operator"

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    Former Employee - Operator in Orangeburg, SC
    Former Employee - Operator in Orangeburg, SC

    I worked at BellSouth full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Benefits package is excellent after training period.

    Cons

    scheduling can be a problem unless you have seniority


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