IBM - Aimless, scattered, hostile | Glassdoor
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    "Aimless, scattered, hostile"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analytics Engineering in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    There's only one benefit when working with IBM - work from home. And that makes it all worthwhile for many. Unfortunately, they know this, and hold you and your family hostage with low salary, no pay raises, intimidation, long hours, no perks (like no internet reimbursement, no cell phone, small cheap workstation etc)

    Cons

    Everything else. Management has no idea what to do. There's always a general business direction crises of some sort in play. Many goal oriented buzzwords appear and disappear without cause, usually daily. Bluemix, Cloud, Mobile, Analytics etc. But they all lose support in short time. You'll be harassed by all levels of management, as it flows from the top down. You'll be assigned to work some new strategic...

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    Advice to Management

    How can you advise a hyena? How do you pound love and compassion into a vulture? You don't.

    IBM2016-05-05
  1. "Sales and Delivery Exec"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Armonk, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    alles gut .... work life balance trainings

    Cons

    nichts so viel working in different time zones

    Advice to Management

    good communication too big elephant to make changes too quickly

    IBM2019-01-08
  2. "Great place to intern"

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    Current Employee - Informatica Developer 

    I have been working at IBM for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work-life balance and awesome culture

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    IBM2019-08-23

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