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Great people, great experience

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Chicago, IL (US)
Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Chicago, IL (US)

I have been working at IBM full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Plenty of opportunities to gain skills and grow a great career.
Internal access to lots of resources and a decent mentorship program provide options for personal development.

Cons

Sometimes the size of the corp can be daunting.
Need lot of self motivation to get anything accomplished.
For essentially an IT organization the internal help desk is strictly a self service model.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Encourage finding a buddy or make sure your first line managers are well training in the soft skills

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Very good place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - BDM in Mexico, Distrito Federal (Mexico)
    Former Employee - BDM in Mexico, Distrito Federal (Mexico)

    I worked at IBM full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great learning and professional development company
    Opportunity to learn different roles in sales, tech, mrktg, etc..

    Cons

    it is a very good place. sometimes depending on the boss you have the experience may be different

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Sometimes upper management does not really know all personnel strenghts and rely on third person assesements as to their carrer, rather than their preference and habilities.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    IBM Australia

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - IT Consultant in Melbourne (Australia)
    Current Employee - IT Consultant in Melbourne (Australia)

    I have been working at IBM full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    working with IBM since 2009, very good Technology company, respected global firm ,great chances to work on large scale project,s smart people that you can learn from

    Cons

    Large organization which makes it hard for individuals to have their say and to be heard
    Don’t really care about individuals, profit always comes first
    relatively slow career progression

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    take care of your people , they are the most important asset

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
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