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Up until 3 years ago amazing. Going public made it far too political, causing many issues with management & leadership

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Atlanta, GA (US)

I worked at Google

ProsThey work hard, but are allowed to play hard. 3 free meals/day + unlimited snacks. Great company sponsored outings!

Consgetting very political, a lot of nepotism. Very negative vibe from employees regarding manager competency.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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It's becoming a place where most people are treated like servers -- interchangeable and replaceable.

Senior Manager (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA (US)

I have been working at Google


Pros: In the right Eng group, young engineers will learn a… Cons: For more senior people, odds are, you're going to be waiting a long time for any kind of promotion. You will also be way… Advice to Senior Management: Emulating the secrecy, siloing and hierarchy of Apple will not result in Google being as good at focus and product as Apple. Google needs to encourage… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Pros: COMPUTERS are really really fast Cons: lots of traffic to arrive Advice to Senior Management: keep doing what you're doing Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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