Adobe - Lots of talk and not enough follow through. | Glassdoor
There are newer employer reviews for Adobe
There are newer employer reviews for Adobe

See Most Recent

"Lots of talk and not enough follow through."

StarStarStarStarStar
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Benefits and pay is on par and everyone seems happy that stays. Adobe tries to make things better for employees by throwing activities and maintaining a balance. There are some cool technologies coming out of Adobe and if your a fan-boy you will be very happy here. People respect families in Adobe some people have been around for +20 years and for a high-tech company that is still producing some forefront technologies that is great. It's a leading software producing company that has done some good strategic moves to keep things fresh.

Cons

Moving fast is hard and there is a lot of isolation. Management could be better sometimes you are left to fend for yourself. A lot of teams doing the same thing and not enough communications across the company. Everyone is doing there own projects and you get a lot of soloing of resources.

Advice to Management

More communications between teams and ensure that new employees get assimilated properly to ensure morale is good.

Other Employee Reviews for Adobe

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Great place to work, but like all other places, there are areas for improvement."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Legal Counsel in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Legal Counsel in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Most of my colleagues are super--smart, hard-working, team-players, operate in the best interests of the company. Great innovation--it is incredible how much innovation is going on within the company. Cool products, cool brand, users love Adobe!

    Cons

    Organization is pretty flat, so some feel potential promotions is more limited.
    Consensus-driven company (although in some cases is a good thing, it can bog down decision making, especially at the very top levels of the company).
    Pay could be better--not sure how HR does its benchmarking, but we seem to have lower salaries than my colleagues at other high-tech companies in the Valley.

    Advice to Management

    Great culture, great products and innovation. Be aggressive in the market place and remain visionary, not just tactical. Make sure to not run functional groups, like legal, too lean for too long.


  2. "Supportive Environment"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Adobe has a great culture, supporting employees while producing great technology.

    Cons

    It is tough to have to talk about Apple vs Adobe all.the.time...

    Advice to Management

    Fix things with Steve Jobs!

There are newer employer reviews for Adobe
There are newer employer reviews for Adobe

See Most Recent

Work at Adobe? Share Your Experiences

Adobe
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
 
Click to Rate
or