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"Risk adverse company who held on to long to a failed strategy. Confused repetition in execution as efficiency."

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

Pros

Expends a great deal of energy into producing a quality solution.

Cons

Risk adverse to changing the playbook resulted in poor execution.

Other Employee Reviews for Motorola Mobility

  1. Helpful (1)

    "If uncertainty and quarterly lay-offs interest you, then Motorola's your place!"

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    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Horsham, PA
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Horsham, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The folks below director-level work hard through a challenging environment to get the job done. There is a sense of camaraderie and people are ethical and professional. There can be (depending on your manager) a strong sense of work/life balance.

    Cons

    Organization, team, direction and middle management change constantly. There is an inordinate amount of politics across all levels. There is no sense of certainty in the products being developed, roadmap, appropriateness to market, and little direction is given from upper management.

    Advice to Management

    Bring in some new blood and start listening to the employees who are out there interfacing with the customers every day.


  2. "Wait and see what happens wrt Google aquisition"

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    Former Employee - Business Development Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - Business Development Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Some very bright people. Great history. Google might still be savior.......

    Cons

    Unclear why Google bought Motorola. May have become to small and irrelevant to compete with Apple and Samsung. New Google people have much to learn. Likely to repeat past mistakes.

    Advice to Management

    Get on with transition plan before consumers (and loyal customers) forget you.


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