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"Exciting place to work"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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Approves of CEO

Pros

- Fast changing business -- can be quite exciting
- Expanding globally into new business lines
- Generally strong management team
- Leverages new technology (though some is ancient)
- Many of the world's largest and well known companies are customers
- Generally good communications from management
- Small enough that you get to know much of the company
- NASDAQ name has huge brand recognition

Cons

- Corporate bureaucracy - unusually high for a company of this size (<4K staff)
- Too much going on - frequent strategic confusion among management
- Not enough tech resources supporting most business units
- Long work hours - but fun if you are up for the challenge
- Disorganized budget planning processes

Advice to Management

- Focus on doing fewer things better
- Improve marketing - bring back excitement of late-90s campaigns
- Make additional investments in tech operations

Other Employee Reviews for Nasdaq

  1. "nice experience"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    great local team and local management

    Cons

    poor high level/top management and communication to high level


  2. "positive in some ways - disappointing in others"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    leader in space with good technology

    Cons

    confusion on how best to grow the business

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