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"Tech giant, the size of a city, with pockets of opportunity"

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Former Employee - Executive Communications Manager in Palo Alto, CA
Former Employee - Executive Communications Manager in Palo Alto, CA
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

Wide range of opportunities in certain areas
Re-investing in R&D after recent cut-backs
Each division can have its own culture
Become a part of history at the original Silicon Valley company

Cons

Utter turmoil in upper management shows no signs of abating
Low morale as layoffs (29,000) threaten
Uncertain future in many markets

Advice to Management

Shape up and fly straight. Honor the heritage of the The HP Way. Rekindle innovation.

Other Employee Reviews for Hewlett-Packard

  1. "they reward hard work and intelligence."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hewlett-Packard full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    pay is aligned with performance.

    Cons

    we are in a tough market.

    Advice to Management

    stop poor acquisitions.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Account Executive"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Enterprise Account Executive in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Enterprise Account Executive in Chicago, IL
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Broad product offering, good technology mix

    Cons

    Horrible culture, run through fear and intimidation.

    Advice to Management

    Be more positive, use the carrot more then the stick

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