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Updated Aug 20, 2019

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  1. "network engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Yahoo full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    health benefits, food, culture,

    Cons

    Cold, Night, legacy protocols, people

    Yahoo2017-11-02
  2. "Great entry company"

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

    I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Sense of community Growth Great lower management Lots of perks

    Cons

    Hard to transfer internally Long hours

    Advice to Management

    Hire leaders that aren’t in it for their pockets

    Yahoo2019-08-19
  3. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Sunny Side, Buckingham, VA

    I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great place to work in CA

    Cons

    Bad in manager level on all slevels

    Yahoo2019-08-18
  4. "Good company with really good salary"

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    Current Employee - Data Scientist in Champaign, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Yahoo full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good salary and have a good environment to improve

    Cons

    Too much pressure , work in really high pressure

    Yahoo2019-08-08
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Programmer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Yahoo full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and career growth

    Cons

    Bad benefits and poor communication

    Yahoo2019-08-04
  6. "Great benefits terrible product"

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    Former Employee - Account Executive in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits, fun corporate culture.

    Cons

    Outdated and terrible upper management

    Yahoo2019-07-29
  7. "Above and beyond"

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    Former Employee - Shipping and Receiving in Lavista, NE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Benefits, Clean and Great for learning trades.

    Cons

    Discrimination, Unfair Treatment, No advancement for Minority

    Advice to Management

    Treat All workers the same no matter what Race .

    Yahoo2019-08-17
  8. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Legal Director in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great culture, great people, good managers,

    Cons

    Lack of vision for the company

    Advice to Management

    Create a clearer vision and then stick to it

    Yahoo2019-07-06
  9. "Overall satisfying"

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    Current Employee - SDE1 

    I have been working at Yahoo full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment, great food.

    Cons

    Lack of passion. Having a hard time getting promoted

    Yahoo2019-07-03
  10. "Could have been great"

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    Former Employee - Media Delivery Coordinator 

    I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Lots of team bonding and great perks

    Cons

    Too many cooks in the kitchen, too many programs to learn because we couldn't get one right. Too many aquisitions. Review system was horrible and led to alot of finger pointing that wasn't needed. Top down management would send orders without knowing what was really going on.

    Yahoo2019-07-17
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