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"There IT Department lacks talent & management"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

The pay is OK... That's it!

Cons

The IT group for IPG varies from building to building each with its own set of IT folks. The management however 9 times out of 10 are NOT technically knowledgeable at all. The management do not have a clue and spend a great deal of time requesting a status instead of allowing you a chance to complete your work. Even though this is an advertising firm, the demand on the IT dept. is as high as if you were working for a Hedge Fund (just without the pay). Sr. management does not care about the IT satff and as far as they are concern you are roaches there to do there bidding. "Just get it done" is the motto, you mean nothing, you have a job so be happy.

Advice to Management

Instead of wasting talented people in the field replace the "YES-MAN" management you have. You may find that you get a lot more done and spend alot less money!

Other Employee Reviews for Interpublic Group

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Director HR"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Interpublic Group full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The CEO is truly committed to Diversity and Inclusion and walks the talk

    Cons

    I am not sure if other leaders are really committed. They don't demonstrate that they do.

    Advice to Management

    Employees don't leave companies - they leave bad managers


  2. "Great place to work!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Omaha, NE
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Omaha, NE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Interpublic Group full-time

    Pros

    - Awesome coworkers
    - Great intern to fulltime employment opportunities
    - Competent and trusting managers
    - R&R events, and early release days to show employee appreciation
    - Wonderful benefits package
    - Up to 75% reimbursement for tuition and certifications

    Cons

    - No clear career paths
    - No salary ranges available for positions

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