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"It was a paycheck"

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Former Employee - Accounting Control Representative in Houston, TX
Former Employee - Accounting Control Representative in Houston, TX
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Steady employme.nt with no layoffs

Cons

all upper management was hired from the outside and have no clue how to work in this industry. Most managers have no clue how to do their jobs and rely on there lower paid representatives to do their job.

Advice to Management

Give long term employees a chance to help you succeed instead of hiring from the outside.

Other Employee Reviews for SoftLayer

  1. "A place that has a huge library of IT knowledge."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Private Rack Tech in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Private Rack Tech in Houston, TX
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    A huge knowledge base and good place to begin gaining experience in the job field.

    Cons

    The pay had to be raised and too many different job functions that can be done by one person.

    Advice to Management

    Increase pay and give people more responsibility within the company. Keep others busy within the company to prevent slacking.


  2. "If you work in sales or Tech then come on in otherwise don't bother."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - AR Chargeback Processor in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - AR Chargeback Processor in Houston, TX
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    If you are a Linux Person Tech or sales the opportunities are great. Anyone else don't expect much.

    Cons

    No appreciation for hard working employees with career minded goals

    Advice to Management

    Pay attention to the fact that even though we may have worked for the previous EV1 owners it doesn't mean we don't deserve a chance to succeed and be promoted within.

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