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Stable Company bt not as good for freshers . . .

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  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Associate Systems Engineer  in  Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
Current Employee - Associate Systems Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

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

Pros

Job Security.
Stability.
Good work life balance.

Cons

Poor talent managment.
Below average salary.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Make your employees feel satisfied and proud to be part of the organization.
Large employees lack satisfaction in terms of salaries, apraisals and hike. . ..

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

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    Way too much internal processes, procedures, business controls, audits, private interests ...

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Technical Support Manager  in  Sofia (Bulgaria)
    Former Employee - Technical Support Manager in Sofia (Bulgaria)

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

    Pros

    + Great team and internal cooperation

    Cons

    - Management did not keep their promises
    - Management betrays trust
    - Zero attention of how the staff feels, if there are problems HR dept. can only record it - but not react to it
    - Almost no salary increase and promotion in the last 3 years
    - No recognition from management side
    - HUGE amount of internal processes, procedures, regulations, business controls reviews, audits. In the same time country & above country management expects the numbers to be delivered regardless of the excessive administrative overhead
    - HUGE above country structure with a lot of people overlapping their roles and responsibilities
    - Interests of the company are not defended - all possible transactions are pushed through "Business Partners", direct business is deeply unwanted and all local management is avoiding it
    - And many more ... but those were the most important topics that irritated me.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Resign ASAP and let this company move forward

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    IBM US

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Large global company
    Financially stable
    Leading edge technology
    Continuously evolves to maintain technology leadership
    Broad and diverse opportunities geographic specific
    Optimization of workload and expense management

    Cons

    Revenue growth has been slow
    Major market growth has diminished with the overall economic climate
    IBM continues to shift resource and mission leading to limited opportunities in the US
    IBM has chosen a strategy to be no more than competitive with compensation & benefit
    Moral in the US continues to diminish due to strategies
    Communications is also tightly controlled leading to employee trust issues
    HR policies are antiquated, and not consistent with building organizational strength

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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