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"Very top down"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

- get to work for a reputable company
- decent benefits
- bonuses are good

Cons

- very political
- performance recognition and responsibilities distribution is really based on whether your manager likes you or not

Advice to Management

be less profit minded and more employee minded

Other Employee Reviews for Occidental Petroleum

  1. "Great company"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good company to work for. Lots of room to grow.

    Cons

    Getting bigger and more process oriented

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you been doing


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Financial analyst with technical background."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Cash flow focus in a mature industry. Willing to take financial risks to achieve objectives. Has opportunity for early-career professionals due to demographics.

    Cons

    Weak technically. Little interest or priority given to distributing knowledge. Does not walk the talk with regards to building competency.

    Advice to Management

    Manage people, not just look up to see what your boss wants. Think beyond your own personal goals to build a company that can sustain and grow capability.

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