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"Lots of potential for a motivated person"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

You can innovate in your job
Good facilities
Management are "characters"
Options for the motivated

Cons

Not the latest technology
Tight purse strings
Some incompetent middle managers

Advice to Management

Stop looking at the competition so much and just pay attention to your customers and how better to serve them

Other Employee Reviews for SoftLayer

  1. Helpful (1)

    "It was a paycheck"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    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.


  2. "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.

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