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"It was my life for years, I used to love my job..the dynamic changed with leadership"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Retail Management in San Diego, CA
Former Employee - Retail Management in San Diego, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at AT&T full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Great benefits package
Commission compensation (always changing)
Pay Raises
Union protection for non management employees
Large company with options to grow if you play your cards right

Cons

-No work/life balance
-Carroted to work harder and produce more in efforts for promotions that rarely happen
-100% politics, who you know, who likes you and who doesn't
-Expect to work all holidays
-2 months advanced notice for a day off or vacation

Advice to Management

Learn your employees and move them to appropriate channels within. Listen to their future goals and network them to the appropriate people. Don't trap employees into their same role for your benefit. Some managers tried, but were not allowed to be successful because of the big guy upstairs.

Other Employee Reviews for AT&T

  1. "Terrible"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Springfield, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Springfield, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AT&T full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    a job if desperate and can't find other employment

    Cons

    micro management, stress, giving ways to earn extra then setting goals so high you can't reach.

    Advice to Management

    Look at the management of the call center


  2. "Soon to be an "AT&T Lifetime Employee""

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Director in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AT&T full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The leadership and culture of AT&T takes one of the largest families in the list of Fortune 500 companies, and makes you believe that you play a key role each and every day. The career growth opportunities, focus on continuous innovation and incredible benefits are just a handful of reasons why I plan to spend the entirety of my career at AT&T.

    Cons

    There are so many interesting jobs it is difficult to choose just one.

    Advice to Management

    Continue looking at ways for AT&T to grow and succeed in and outside of telecom.


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