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  1. "Confused and Decisive management"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Quakertown, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Quakertown, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Quantum Global Technologies full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Small company with a lot of things that you can put the hands on.

    Cons

    Too much work and you have to do everything from beginning to end where other places have segrigation of duty and each department is responsible for their works. However, you have to fix the IT problem and before you get into your own work. Not much growth in house.

    Advice to Management

    Please made a strategic plan, vision for the company and work towards it.


  2. "Interesting place. To work."

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexibility on work location. Lots of room for growth.

    Cons

    Weak senior management team. No clear company direction

    Advice to Management

    Develop professional management processes. Become data driven organization. Develop professional executives


  3. "It is the most unrewarding, going no where place to work."

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Portland, ME
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Portland, ME
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    I don't have anything good left to say. Good to have a paycheck as long as the bank doesn't mess up and not make everyone's direct depost.

    Cons

    Challenges are staying positive. Has huge issue with employee relations. Major focus is making the numbers. No on-site HR. Too many cons to list.

    Advice to Management

    Layoff entire peronnel, offer decent seperation packages for starting over and close down sites.


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  5. "Sweatshop"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Packaging in Fremont, CA
    Former Employee - Packaging in Fremont, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Quantum Global Technologies full-time

    Pros

    I liked the people I worked with as well as my immediate boss. They kept me employed for 4 years so I guess that is a plus.

    Cons

    They expect way to much for what they pay people, it's either feast or famine on overtime, you either work EVERY weekend or you have to get approval for the 1 or 2 hours a week you need in order to get your job done.
     Always changing and rearranging, which makes things chaotic. Always changing the rules so you never know what to expect from day to day.

    Advice to Management

    Mellow out and let people do their jobs. Less micromanaging.


  6. "Would not recommend working here"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Quantum Global Technologies full-time

    Pros

    There are so many opportunities in information technology to make a difference that can increase efficiency and profitability.

    Cons

    They promote people based on their length of service. The peter principal has taken over. People that were great where they were position wise, are now terrible in their new positions and have no idea how to do what they are supposed to do. As you know the peter principal states "Employees only stop being promoted once they can no longer perform effectively, and "managers rise to the level of their incompetence." Welcome to Quantum clean. The biggest con is if you are good and know what you are doing they take all the things you point out that have been done wrong in the past as personal attacks. Than they attack you and force you out. Does not value integrity, truth, and people that know what they are doing.

    Advice to Management

    Either train, reorganize or fire the entire Information technology department. Be more involved to make it hard for them to lie to you and keep critical information from you. Stop putting your head in the sand when ex employees write you and tell you what is going on.


  7. "Different"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    It's a job to have a paycheck

    Cons

    Management has issues that will not get fixed


  8. "Not so great"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hillsboro, OR
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hillsboro, OR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    People you work with daily.

    Cons

    Not organized, system and records not well maintained, not employee friendly.

    Advice to Management

    If you want to serve big companies you have to act like them and maintain similar systems. Treat your employees better.


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Disorganized company, don't trust them"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Quantum Global Technologies full-time

    Pros

    Decent pay, somewhat flexible work hours, potential bonus if you last long enough to receive

    Cons

    hire and fire environment for all, management is cowboy-style as several leaders are from Texas after all, shoot from the hip style decision-making at all levels, Phoenix site is located next to a garbage dump/really rough side of town, break room is a dump itself, lots of problems with IT systems and equipment which hold back your job, no vision or plan so people get hired before budgets are finalized, lots of safety violations in production, value low-achieving good ole boys over new young professionals, very little feedback from supervisors when needed -holding back progress, highly deceiving management and take advantage of talents and ideas on short-term basis and then "let you go" for erroneous reasons after they get what they want out of you to avoid paying unemployment

    Advice to Management

    don't hire people unless annual plan and vision is in place first, think out your ideas long-term before assigning projects, diversify your business model and customer base not to be dependent on 1 or 2 major players


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Company Review"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Quantum Global Technologies full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    A great place to work

    Cons

    None. Management did a great job during the economic downturn.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you are doing


  11. Helpful (3)

    "Workforce Barely Tolerated"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Quantum Global Technologies full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    It's difficult to come up with many pros, some coworkers. It does seems to be growing if in a limping sort of way

    Cons

    Some of the other reviews have said it well (except that 4 star one, an obvious shill). Management has poor tolerance and is unappreciative of the workforce. HR is leery of disciplining poor performance with a formal warning system perhaps due to favoritism. Initiative is discouraged as counterproductive.

    Advice to Management

    Appreciate the workforce more. Get rid of deadwood. Spend more resources encouraging performance. Orient away from a hammer mentality.



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