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"Started good, however went down hill after 2 years"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Requirements
Current Employee - Requirements

Pros

global, opportunity, co workers health

Cons

1st line management skills are lacking

Other Employee Reviews for IBM

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Decent place to work, but could be better"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    - Really good benefits
    - Flexible work schedule and work from home opportunities
    - Colleagues are great people
    - IBM has a solid brand and excellent name recognition

    Cons

    - Pay is definitely on the low end and raises are minimal
    - Performance rating system is arbitrary and has little to do with your actual job performance
    - The goals of senior management feel disconnected from the day-to-day work of employees
    - Stringent cost-cutting/cost controls negatively affect employee morale and productivity
    - Bureaucracy and rigid organizational structure makes it difficult to innovate

    Advice to Management

    - Don't forget that employees make the company what it is...if you take care of us, we will take care of the company and our customers
    - Revise the performance evaluation system so it actually reflects work being done by individual employees


  2. Helpful (1)

    "A long marriage to be revitalized"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Rome (Italy)
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Rome (Italy)
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    - Is a good place to get experienced on big deal
    - you can build excellent work relationship

    Cons

    - Too much internal competition and burocracy
    - technology and innovation are even more marketing message

    Advice to Management

    We need to come back to real innovation using our capabilities and lower internal competition


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