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"time to change"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good for work and life balance. Flexible working hours and generally nice people. Good perk and benefit, informal and easy going environment

Cons

Company is lack of direction overall. Heavy middle management and lack of responsibilities of individual and team. Innovation and hardworking doesn't get rewarded as they used to be

Advice to Management

focus

Other Employee Reviews for Yahoo

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Great company...Management needs to a lot of improvement"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - Product Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    -Amazing Assets
    -Great work culture
    -Good work life balance

    Cons

    -Management sucks
    -No coherent strategy moving forward

    Advice to Management

    -Value employee contributions
    -Provide some accountability. Lot of folks who are not fit to be here remain because of nepotism


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Overall still a great place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior QA Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
    Current Employee - Senior QA Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    With some luck, it's possible to advance through the hierarchy of job positions in a company of this size

    Cons

    Too many managers. People getting comfortable and not pushing their limits. Too many meetings. Too many emails

    Advice to Management

    There are too many manager. Give engineers your confidence and let them do their work, minus the unnecessary reports / meetings

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