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Lightower Fiber Networks Reviews

Updated November 17, 2017
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  1. "Productive Sales Organization"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time

    Pros

    Professional, entrepreneurial environment. You can shape your own destiny.

    Cons

    A lot of politics and cliques.


  2. "Best Company I've Worked For"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Carrier Service Administrator in Boxborough, MA
    Former Employee - Carrier Service Administrator in Boxborough, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Treated like a Professional
    Diversity employees treated with respect
    Excellent HR
    Exceptional Management
    Casual dress code
    Better than average pay

    Cons

    No one eats lunch together
    Felt like a cog in a machine

    Advice to Management

    Encourage employees to eat lunch together

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Turned out like every other company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    None they screwed all there employees on there way out the door.

    Cons

    Lying management preached team team team then screwed the team

    Advice to Management

    None


  4. "Better than being unemployed"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time

    Pros

    just want to look at other salaries

    Cons

    Being on call sucks bigtime.


  5. "Great Company"

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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

    I have been working at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time

    Pros

    Company allows for a lot of autonomy
    People in the company are fantastic
    A lot of flexibility in work hours and location

    Cons

    Tone at the top needs to resonate more below.


  6. "Field Ops"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Ops
    Current Employee - Field Ops
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good Company. Fast paced, competitive, challenging, and great people. Excellent benefits, PTO, and perks. The company has grown leaps and bounds and continues to be successful.

    Cons

    Salaries seem to be unbalanced. Direct reports can make much more than their managers.

    Advice to Management

    Pay closer attention to what people are being paid and offer an opportunity to grow on a merit base, not just a company performance base.


  7. "Not a bad place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Executive in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Account Executive in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Management, benefits, location, network, people.

    Cons

    Compensation, management, work/life balance, time to install,

  8. "Rockstar Company"

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    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales
    Current Employee - Sales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    This company has best in class service, management is very strong and they pay well. They seems to really know how to pull the right levers to make this place sizzle. Will be interesting to see next move.

    Cons

    Hard to find anything significant.

    Advice to Management

    keep doing what we are doing.


  9. "Good Company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    One of the top telecom companies and rapidly expanding

    Cons

    Getting to be a large company and you just become a number

    Advice to Management

    Try to keep your employees informed


  10. "Great Company"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Boxborough, MA
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Boxborough, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lightower Fiber Networks full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Awesome talented people, with best in class Network and Technology

    Cons

    None this company is the best in the business

    Advice to Management

    Great business model.


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