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"Good place to work and grow"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at IBM full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Exposure to many aspects of IT - Respected leader in industry

Cons

Large company politics - comes with bureaucracy and lots of process

Advice to Management

move decisions closer to customer

Other Employee Reviews for IBM

  1. "Good but used to be great!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Delivery Manager in Boulder, CO
    Current Employee - Delivery Manager in Boulder, CO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Mobility and advancement opportunities , work form home

    Cons

    Below average pay, no bonus, management that only cares about "Blue Dollars" and not about you as a person

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your team and stop off shoring jobs


  2. "Great for shareholders, but not so much for employees"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Delivery Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Delivery Manager in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Large network.
    Able to work from home for many positions.
    Several discount plans & perks available to all employees
    401k matching

    Cons

    Compensation is "industry" median; you can certainly do better.
    Tends to pigeon-hole people into positions
    Customer focus over employee growth (sometimes will lock employees into contracts which limits any opportunity for advancement).

    Advice to Management

    Take a look at Google's culture; it drives a culture of innovation and community give back.


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