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"Great People, Messed up Vision"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends

I worked at Yahoo full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Motivated people, good work culture

Cons

lack of vision, confusion in terms of what the direction was

Advice to Management

Less Managers

Other Employee Reviews for Yahoo

  1. "spectacular place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    ability to touch millions of people with every change you make. work environment that's product focused and excited about using technology to do beautiful things. definitely on the upswing.

    Cons

    getting fat from all the free food.

    Advice to Management

    keep the product + user focus instead of the media + advertiser focus, and the latter stuff will come free with the former.


  2. "Treated like cattle"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Yahoo as a contractor

    Pros

    some smart people
    mid level pay

    Cons

    treated poorly through the onboarding process
    workforce now is horrible
    need more professional people working in that area

    Advice to Management

    give people with different backgrounds a chance
    train the onboarding team and get a new third party payment company

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