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"Great learning experience for interns"

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Former Intern - Software Developer in Toronto, ON (Canada)
Former Intern - Software Developer in Toronto, ON (Canada)

I worked at IBM as an intern (More than a year)

Pros

Good Learning
International Environment
Above average intern salary

Cons

Too bureacratic which hinders quick decision making
Work is boring at times

Advice to Management

Lessen bureacracy

Other Employee Reviews for IBM

  1. "Great place to attempt to grow"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good self-paced training resources, intelligent and helpful co-workers, casual work environment, flexible hours

    Cons

    Little to no advancement, horrible morale, ridiculous rating and review system (PBC), lack of resources

    Advice to Management

    Stop cutting back and allow for career advancement before morale completely shatters. Also focus on gaining (and keeping) new and younger talent in North America.


  2. "Overall it is a company which offer a vast number of opportunity"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Quantity and Diversity of opportunities
    Collaboration with leading industry experts
    Bright people
    Challenges

    Cons

    Bureaucracy in processes and long span of control
    Company politics
    Often people personal agenda alterate collaboration and in turn adversely impact on the company goals

    Advice to Management

    Management actually listen to colleagues but recommendations take a substantial amount of time before they are implemented. The organisation needs to react faster than it is able to do currently.

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