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"Given the chance, you can really excel."

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Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Dallas, TX
Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Dallas, TX
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Ability to take on alot of responsibility, advance across departments and roles. Become a leader in your area of specialty or specific role. Become a key participant in driving your team or department to success. Provides you with many learning opportunities.

Cons

Long hours, can be high-stress to always exceed expectations. Downsizing and outsourcing have put alot of pressure on remaining employees. At times the Management teams are so stressed, they struggle on providing leadership.

Advice to Management

Approach and incorporate your team early on...everyone wants to succeed, push back when necessary to refocus goals, don't take on too many assignments.

Other Employee Reviews for IBM

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Charlotte, NC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Charlotte, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Knowledge sharing/training opportunities extensive, community building encouraged, volunteerism encouraged,

    Cons

    24/7 access and responsiveness exhausting, metrics and demands for a "as expected performer" are comical

    Advice to Management

    n/a


  2. "Great place to work"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to learn and grow

    Cons

    Old timer practice old mgmt style

    Advice to Management

    Old timer for mid level mgmt need to retool their management or leadership skills


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