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Updated August 5, 2017
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Pros
  • Great place to work to gain experience (in 3 reviews)

  • nice structures and you get to meet lots of people (in 2 reviews)

Cons
  • No Structure, No training, No welfare & motivation (in 6 reviews)

  • No growth Structure, little or no training on entry (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Great company to work in Nigeria

    Cons

    Promotion is very slow


  2. "Globacom Experience"

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    Former Employee - Regional Accountant/Regional Stock Controller in Middle Island, NY
    Former Employee - Regional Accountant/Regional Stock Controller in Middle Island, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Globacom (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work to gain experience

    Cons

    Employee may be on the same job position for years without pay increment. Line managers are unnecessarily harsh

    Advice to Management

    Management should look into training and staff welfare

  3. "Transmission planning"

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    Former Employee - Transmission Planning Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Transmission Planning Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Good environment to learn new technologies, multicultural staff,

    Cons

    Centralized decision-making, less training, poor management


  4. "Corporate Structure"

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    Former Employee - WISCONSIN in West Bend, WI
    Former Employee - WISCONSIN in West Bend, WI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Rich pool of talented human resource.

    Cons

    Inefficient corporate structure; reporting, compensation, evaluation, review, and culture to list some.

    Advice to Management

    Revamp corporate structure for better positioning


  5. "Corporate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Smyrna, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Smyrna, GA

    I worked at Globacom (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Competitive salary, compared with other companies in the industry.

    Cons

    There is absolutely no career path.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Data Networks Engineer - Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    chaos creates a good learning environment

    Cons

    no career growth and nepotism in aspect of recruiting indians with little or no experience

    Advice to Management

    privatise the company


  7. Helpful (3)

    "Progress is depedent on who you know....."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Big Company, Keep lots of people employed

    Cons

    Absolutely no staff benefits, Just Salary, No bonus, no health insurance, dont pay on time. I will Not recommend anyone work for this company if they have other options.

    Advice to Management

    Take care of your staff and your staff will take care of you

  8. "Good Indigenous Organization to work with"

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    Current Employee - Head of Sales in Lagos (Nigeria)
    Current Employee - Head of Sales in Lagos (Nigeria)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Strategically positioned for market leadership

    Cons

    Does not leverage its people potential

    Advice to Management

    Improve on 'people management


  9. "Sales"

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    Former Employee - Sales Executive
    Former Employee - Sales Executive
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Globacom full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Secured job to a great extent

    Cons

    No adequate welfare package for employees

    Advice to Management

    Pay attention to the guys below...take care of them and they will take care of your customers


  10. "cfo"

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    Former Employee - Chief Financial Officer in Johannesburg (South Africa)
    Former Employee - Chief Financial Officer in Johannesburg (South Africa)

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

    Pros

    Good place to work and good environment

    Cons

    no time for family because of always working

    Advice to Management

    create a work family balance. staff need that


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