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Updated October 15, 2018
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  • "Work-life balance is commendable" (in 276 reviews)

  • "Awesome work culture, work/life balance and Free food" (in 375 reviews)

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  1. "Cool Place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Nice offices in the Valley

    Cons

    There are no downsides to working here.


  2. "customer service representative"

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

    I have been working at Yahoo full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and much business

    Cons

    Pay is okay and some customers can be rude

  3. "Work Review"

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    Current Employee - Engineer in Sunnyview, VA
    Current Employee - Engineer in Sunnyview, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Cool all day in cafe

    Cons

    Free software update and free tutorial


  4. "A shell of it's former glory."

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Champaign, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Champaign, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Yahoo full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Free food. Nice people. Great facilities.

    Cons

    Poor benefits, stock options. Poor vision and purpose.

    Advice to Management

    The MORAL LAW causes the people to be in complete accord with their ruler, so that they will follow him regardless of their lives, undismayed by any danger.


  5. "Ad Ops Strategist"

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

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

    Pros

    A great company to work at with an incredible work life balance.

    Cons

    Acquisition brought in fresh blood and energy, but some people are still jaded by the olderyahoo culture.


  6. "Great Perks, Little Growth"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Really good, genuine people work/worked at Yahoo. Some really great perks and benefits as well.

    Cons

    The company has certainly seen better days. Many acquisitions, but inability to effectively integrate the companies didn't bode well for Yahoo or the people who continued to work at the organization in many cases. Lack of clarity around career growth was also confusing and frustrating.


  7. "Great Internship"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Yahoo full-time

    Pros

    -You will learn a lot
    -Great teammates

    Cons

    -There can be different visions for projects that can slow them down

  8. "AOS"

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

    Pros

    Great Benefits , fun people, fun activities and good culture

    Cons

    Demanding, hard to find answers when you need help.


  9. "VP"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Yahoo (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    great people, free food, good benefits

    Cons

    shifting strategy and priorities, senior management

    Advice to Management

    none


  10. "Awesome work, people and teams, but the company is on shaky ground"

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    Current Employee - Software in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Software in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people, the work can be very interesting depending on what team you are on.
    A lot of amazing products. One of the best benefits in the industry. Awesome free food. Gym, basketball court.

    Cons

    The company is on the fall as a whole, as a result there are massive layoffs and the morale of the of the employees is pretty bad and the whole thing feels like its on shaky ground.


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