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"Work Life Integration???"

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Current Employee - Client Representative
Current Employee - Client Representative
No opinion of CEO

Pros

IBM is the world's most innovative company and continue to invest heavily in research and development.

Cons

Work never ends. Significant turnover makes it very difficult to develop relationships and coordinate with extended virtual team.

Advice to Management

Need to start investing in ways to establish a sense of community and personal responsibility that has been lost over the past couple years.

Other Employee Reviews for IBM

  1. "IBM is not that company, what I expected"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Consultant in Budapest (Hungary)
    Current Employee - IT Consultant in Budapest (Hungary)
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    -flexible work time
    -good atmosphere
    -looks good in CV
    -In my case flexible vacation time selection

    Cons

    -there is no place to develop my skills
    -rather outsourcing then employee development initiatives (no trainings)
    -crap earnings
    -only meal voucher bonus
    -boring work
    -If you're not so determined, the IBM machine will eat you
    -uneasy and time wasting SAP HR system
    -no transparency in job promotion

    Advice to Management

    I think you should permit new initiatives to be more successful in todays business. Besides this, you should develop your employees, instead of cooperate with some 3000 miles far countries' stuff.


  2. "IBM Evaluation"

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

    Pros

    Many Carrer Opportinunities
    Ability to travel and solve problems nationally and internationally
    Meet and work with some of the brightest peopl in the industry

    Cons

    Little ability to move latterally or to fina a postion outside of your practice
    Salary raises were less than ideal - even before the recession

    Advice to Management

    Focus on developing people to fight off high turn-over
    Continue to form cross-functional teams to deliver high quality solutions for customers

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