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"HIres top people but has them doing low level work"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Shutterfly full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

You get to work with some very smart and talented people

Cons

Good old boys club in senior management

Advice to Management

Hire some more women in top spots Jeff!

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  1. Helpful (8)

    "Great people, too bad about the management."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Shutterfly full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Co-located engineering, good salary, flexible schedule. The individuals in the trenches all seem very well intentioned and skilled. Some internal promising technology. Not much dead weight in the engineering team compared with outer large companies I've worked at.

    Cons

    Not a "get things done" culture- it mostly attribute this to a very conservative management stye. No risk taking, slow to adopt new ideas and new trends. Strategy consists of "more of the same". Some key executives are micromanagers. Too bad, some of the teams are very talented and could just "makes things happen" if not straddled with such a burdensome management culture.

    Advice to Management

    1) Look around at what the market is doing, not just what our current customer base does. 2) Meet less, do more. 3) Clean up the product, its all over the map. Customers notice-I hear it from my friends.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Great team!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at Shutterfly full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people to work with.

    Cons

    Feel disconnected from RWC office.

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