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Telstra Reviews

Updated March 27, 2017
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  • Too much red tape, which may be what is causing the low accountability (in 27 reviews)

  • Old Legacy, Redtape culture, Senior Management still living in Stone age (in 21 reviews)

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  1. "Project"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Good and safe working environment

    Cons

    Could be stressful during project datelines


  2. "HR Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Telstra full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working schedule and good company benefits

    Cons

    Telstra is investing in lot of different sectors.


  3. "Telstra"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Strong Asian network which can be sold

    Cons

    Too many road blocks to get things done

    Advice to Management

    Simplify


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  5. "Nice"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brisbane, ND
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brisbane, ND
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good very good i enjoy working there they have very nice

    Cons

    they usually are slow none appreciate to customer i am sad none

    Advice to Management

    none


  6. "Telecom"

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Foster City, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Foster City, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Telstra (Less than a year)

    Pros

    This was a great company to work for

    Cons

    Like anything else there is always room for improvement


  7. "Benefits and culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    Pros

    Great benefits and culture. Lots of support for staff.

    Cons

    Difficult to initiate process improvement. Large organisation means change tends to happen slowly.


  8. "Big company trying to change but big wheels turn slow"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Telstra full-time

    Pros

    Great pay and conditions. Flexible work/work from home. Mostly quality people and a solid culture.

    Cons

    Still lots of red tape. Long-term employees are untouchable. Not a lot of career advancement opportunities.

    Advice to Management

    Keep moving in the right direction as started by David Thodey (ex-CEO) who was the best thing for the business in a long time.


  9. "Group Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Collaborative culture and the ability to work on some really big things

    Cons

    An awful LOT of politics


  10. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Global Account Manager in Coto De Caza, CA
    Former Employee - Global Account Manager in Coto De Caza, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Telstra (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Smart , committed and innovative. Attention to quality.

    Cons

    No cons to report, I was very happy working for Telstra.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the open lines of communication.


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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good organisation to work with. good pay

    Cons

    nothing to list majorly but should impro



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