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"Be hungry, change is constant, speak up."

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Channel Manager in San Antonio, TX
Current Employee - Channel Manager in San Antonio, TX
Approves of CEO

Pros

Substance over flash goes far.

Cons

Managers and jr. Leaders need further development to actually lead.

A casual environment is not always appropriate.

Advice to Management

Imperative to understand difference between managing a business and leading people.

Other Employee Reviews for Rackspace

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Super high growth environment with all the good and bad that comes with it"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity given high growth
    Collaborative culture means you get a voice
    Open book environment means lots of information shared

    Cons

    High growth means lots of org changes and shifts
    High growth also means lots of urgent projects and not enough time for forward thinking efforts

    Advice to Management

    add process where you need it; don't add it where you don't - finding the right balance is key and hard.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "I think there is a place and a time"

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    • Comp & Benefits
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    Former Employee - Systems Administrator II in San Antonio, TX
    Former Employee - Systems Administrator II in San Antonio, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Many technical people
    Free soft drinks

    Cons

    Lack of communication, company wide
    Many layers of management

    Advice to Management

    Good intentions to grow, but when you do it too quickly, you miss many important details.

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