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"Challenging and Engaging with very hard working and talented people"

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Former Employee - Sales Specialist in Orange, CA
Former Employee - Sales Specialist in Orange, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at IBM full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Great working environment with excellent team members

Cons

Very difficult to move up in the chain, managers were hit or miss sometimes, some very good, some had no clue on how to advise you or help you succeed

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "IBM Global Services - Consultant"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fast paced environment, varied projects, opportunity for growth and good benefits. Opportunities tg deliver high value projects for very prominent companies.

    Cons

    Requires significant travel and you can feel isolated and not part of a team.

    Advice to Management

    Check in frequently with remote employees, make sure they feel part of the team


  2. "Don't expect to work on anything outside of company work"

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    Current Employee - Applications Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Applications Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    401k match is the best I've ever seen (6%)

    Cons

    must sign away your soul
    dictates what you can and cannot do in your personal time
    claims ownership of things you accomplish in your personal time
    insurance plan is expensive

    Advice to Management

    I hate to see you acquire any more small companies and tear away their souls.

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