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Updated March 24, 2017
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Verizon President & CEO Lowell McAdam
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Project Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Verizon full-time

    Pros

    Exposure to large scale projects - Training and certificates - some benefits (Childcare, pension)

    Cons

    zero career progress although the company claims otherwise - regular restructuring

    Advice to Management

    Hire from within


  2. "Indirect Account Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Verizon full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, salary, opportunities in different departments.

    Cons

    High stress positions which management puts on you to perform.

    Advice to Management

    Managers need to encourage more and demand less.


  3. "Verizon has changed"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good pay, career advancement, pay for school

    Cons

    Micro managed, churn through people


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  5. "solution specialist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Amazing training experience and worthwhile.

    Cons

    commission is intense and hard to make


  6. "Verizon Wireless"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great training and leadership

    Cons

    You are always working. Sometimes i came into work sick because they needed workers.


  7. "Excellent company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - FP&A Manager in Basking Ridge, NJ
    Current Employee - FP&A Manager in Basking Ridge, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best learning experience. Colleagues are very supportive. Strong growth opportunities. Excellent analytics platform in finance and marketing.

    Cons

    There are times where workload is too much and you will be working long hours for few weeks/ months in a row.


  8. "great opportunity to work your way up"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at Verizon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    work hard and be able to feed your family

    Cons

    there were no cons i can think of


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Construction Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Construction Manager
    Current Employee - Construction Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Verizon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Pay, Benefits, Bonus, Cell phone and tablet

    Cons

    Poor work/life balance, negative morale

    Advice to Management

    Only time management is seen or heard from is when delivering bad news or discipline.


  10. "Verizon a nice company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff III Consultant – Systems Engineer in Ashburn, VA
    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff III Consultant – Systems Engineer in Ashburn, VA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Verizon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    A very good environment to develop and grow your skills

    Cons

    Not much to say here.


  11. "Assistant General Counsel"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Verizon full-time

    Pros

    Compensation, coworkers and the ability to develop your career.

    Cons

    I enjoy working at Verizon, but for the majority of people it can take a long time to get promoted. The openings for promotions do not come up very often.



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