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"Cost cutting has demoralized the workforce"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Sales Representative
Current Employee - Sales Representative
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Name recognition opens a lot of doors. Some degree of stability in an otherwise challenging environment.

Cons

Total compensation is down over 30% from 2008. Salray cuts, car expenses, 401K

Advice to Management

Less focus on month-to-month results, more focus on customers would pay off in long run. Restore salary cuts.

Other Employee Reviews for Hewlett-Packard

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Job at HP"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bracknell, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bracknell, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    + well known high profile company
    + good non-monetary benefits (e.g. private dental/health ins., +/-10 day of holiday flexibility)

    Cons

    - unbeliveble bureaucracy
    - very limited decision authority of low-mid level management
    - DIY approach to employee development
    - reactive assignment "planning"

    Advice to Management

    - delegate authority to lower levels of the company
    - set rules on what needs to be achive, not how
    - simplify internal processes


  2. "Good work life balance"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engg in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Software Engg in Bengaluru (India)
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    1. Good Culture
    2. Good work life balance

    Cons

    1. Bad management
    2. Not many project in HPIT.

    Advice to Management

    1. Management should take care of employee and be unbiased

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