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"Make the best of it, while you can."

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Compensation package. Opportunities to access positions within wider GE organization, if interested. Recognition outside GE. Training opportunities, if approved by manager.

Cons

Excessive short term focus. Absence of management support and clear direction. Paralysis due to bureaucracy. Repetitive management mistakes. Lack of recognition for employees' extraordinary efforts (sometimes). Performance appraisal system is not context-conscious.

Advice to Management

Value the experience and commitment of good employees, recognize and reward them by contributing to their career development. Retain productive and faithful people.

Other Employee Reviews for GE

  1. "engineering support for turbine parts sales"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Parts Engineer
    Current Employee - Parts Engineer
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good career opportunities offered
    Very good growth opportunities both professionally and interpersonally
    Flexible working time works well
    Possibilities for remote work (home office) as well

    Cons

    Open communication does not work in Hungary
    Hungarian management does not treat employees equally
    Hungarian management does not promote and accept good performance failry

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employees, try to understand their messages
    (Hungary) Do not deny the problems, it will not solve them
    (Hungary) Promote real performance, focus on real values


  2. "Good Place To Work for Type A Personalities"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Dedicated and smart employees
    Professional development
    Global exposure
    Good technical resources available

    Cons

    Not a meritocracy
    Management is isolated and unplugged to rank and file workers.
    HR has too much power over candidate selection, hiring, and setting salaries.
    Careers are made and/or sidelined based on one's relationship with HR.

    Advice to Management

    Move to a true meritocracy.
    Affinity organizations are divisive and outdated.
    Downplay management perks and privileges.

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