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"Changes Are Making a Difference"

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Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Salt Lake City, UT
Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Salt Lake City, UT
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Open, kind, helpful and hard working culture. There is a ton of great talent working at Symantec, you can learn a lot have have a great opportunity to progress within the company.

Cons

Endless layers of management. Lack of consistent goals setting and importance to meeting deadlines.

Advice to Management

Symantec needs to eat more of their own cooking. It's embarrassing how few of our own products we use.

Other Employee Reviews for Symantec

  1. "Nice place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I have been working at Symantec as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Working with very intelligent people
    Ability to learn new areas of this business by working with other departments
    Being able to make a difference
    Ability to expand your own skill set

    Cons

    Health Benefits are very good but not great

    Advice to Management

    Management should continue to be open minded as at times they can easily dismiss an idea without actually evaluating it.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Decent company but going through big changes. Will be better once the dust settles."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Finance in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    New CEO making big changes. Security industry is good place to be. More streamlined future company may be much better place to work.

    Cons

    Unbelievably slow decision making history. Fiefdoms. Some poor managers/leaders..

    Advice to Management

    Weed out the poor managers and leaders. Make them 100% accountable. Bring in better people.


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