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"It really is the best place to work"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Google as a contractor

Pros

You get to work with the best, brightest and nicest. Your email inbox will be full of emoticons and thank yous. It's an adults version of Disney World.

Cons

With constantly trying to redefine processes, and streamlining senior management sometimes loses sight of the impact

Other Employee Reviews for Google

  1. "best big company to work for"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Google full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    everything a big company can offer and what you do changes the world

    Cons

    with limited career growth opportunities


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Worked in support services as employee (non-engineer)"

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

    I worked at Google full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Ability to interact with very unique and intelligent co-workers
    Numerous employee perks (free food, fitness centers, events, massage, etc.)

    Cons

    Ratio of non-engineering to engineering employees not scalable to growth
    Lack of upper management support for needs of changing employee demographics and work/life balance

    Advice to Management

    10,000+ employees require a closer and more diverse approach to employee growth, motivation, and happiness
    Provide more career development, mentoring, and training opportunities for employees, especially management (all levels)

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