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"Awesome but huge company"

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Current Intern - BOLD Intern in Ann Arbor, MI
Current Intern - BOLD Intern in Ann Arbor, MI
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Google as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

Obvious pros, free food, massages, large network, TGIF

Cons

Large company so easy to get lost, or, as an entry level employee, work on something that someone else is already working on.

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    "The People are what make Google Google"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Sales in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Google full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - You're trusted to solve complex problems with some of the most talented minds
    - Flexible work environment that grows with you
    - great resources to assist with continued education and career advancement

    Cons

    The only con I would site is that it's a highly competitive place, which is to be expected at a company full of Type A personalities.


  2. Helpful (3)

    "Still great, but changing quickly"

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    Former Employee - Account Manager in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Account Manager in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Google full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Smart co-workers, unbeatable perks, innovation, and the feeling that the company will lead the technology world for a long time. Individual talent is usually respected and there is a great deal of transparency and open debate.

    Cons

    Increasing demand to achieve results is taking stress to uncomfortable levels, and some managers are having a hard time handling it. Difficult to move to a role out of your area of expertise.

    Advice to Management

    Pay more attention to feedback about managers


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