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"Easy place to work"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
No opinion of CEO

I worked at UBM full-time

Pros

Mostly in-house works, so not much work pressure.

Cons

Low salary and low increment; Quite much internal politics.

Other Employee Reviews for UBM

  1. "ok place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at UBM full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    good place in the industry

    Cons

    The company is very "old school" even though they work in the tech industry


  2. "Clueless Upper rmanagement"

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    Former Employee - Publisher in Darien, CT
    Former Employee - Publisher in Darien, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at UBM full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits once you have been there for a few years. UBM recognized the time we had already accumulated with the company when it was acquired by them in 2003. Many of us had 10+ years with the company and were immediately fully vested in the benefits offered.

    Cons

    The upper management of the division is clueless right up to the CEO. They only takes direction from the home office in London. They didn't make an effort to get to know the people that work under them in the USA or learn about the markets we services. One bad strategic decision after another. Sold off or closed many viable entities to put efforts into projects like SeachMedica - a search engine for healthcare professionals. Ever hear of Google? Is that really who you want to compete with?

    Advice to Management

    Take an active interest in knowing what your employees do and the markets they know. While we are in a global network/economy, figure out how the USA niche can turn a profit here and expand upon it rather then shut it down because "London says so". Then incorporate into the global plans of UBM

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