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Great technology, way too much micro-management

Sales (Former Employee)
Oakbrook Terrace, IL (US)

I worked at Autonomy

ProsGreat products and technology
Strong financials
Market leader
Opportunity to make a lot of money

ConsBrutal culture - either fit or you're gone
Micro management

Advice to Senior ManagementHire professionals and provide latitude to do things their own way

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Lack of coordination and no reward for hard work or loyalty.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Autonomy

Pros: Middle management is appreciative and supportive. Relations with coworkers was very good.… Cons: Autonomy is run as a disconnected set of silos. Arbitrary decisions about hiring are handed down from on high including laying… Advice to Senior Management: Empower product innovation and do not hand out decisions unilaterally as you probably do not have enough information to… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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OK company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA (US)

I have been working at Autonomy

Pros: It has some good technologies and smart peoples. It also… Cons: benefits are not good. the company is pretty stringent on… Advice to Senior Management: please offer good benefit packages, good 401k matches. Put more… More

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