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Solid company, large and very busy with some good experiences

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Current Employee - Storage Engineer in Eagan, MN (US)
Current Employee - Storage Engineer in Eagan, MN (US)

I have been working at Thomson Reuters full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Working in the technical organization, you get to experience scale at a level that very few other places come even close to, managing assets across dozens of datacenters across the globe. My coworkers are pretty good given my experiences at other employers. The management has good direction if not maybe a little too much ambition. The benefits are good with a choose your coverage type of health plan.

Cons

WIth the scale so large, even the smallest of changes becomes a large undertaking. The Eagan, MN campus while nice is lacking of amenities compared to other large corporate campuses. In the technical organization, positions are very siloed, so branching out of your area can be a bit more difficult than other places.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Add some nice amenities to the Eagan campus (home to nearly 7000 employees) such as a minute clinic or beverages beyond coffee. Be more aware of headcount constraints and get people into positions a bit quicker.

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    Excellent employer, international company with many learning opportunities

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    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Rome (Italy)
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Rome (Italy)

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

    Pros

    A solid big company with a wide international footprint that offers many chances of personal and professional growth. It is a major provider for the financial industry and its independence culture inherited by the news agency DNA is adding extra value to the professionalism and identity of people working in it.

    Cons

    As many big companies, procedures can be bureaucratic and pressure on cutting costs can be frustrating.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better manage cost cutting induced frustration. Reduce intermediate management levels and simplify the organisation structure (head of groups, team-leaders, local managers, etc. are probably too common titles).

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Most. Awesome. Workplace. Ever.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Publishing Specialist in Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    Former Employee - Publishing Specialist in Manila, Manila (Philippines)

    I worked at Thomson Reuters full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Why it's awesome:

    - They take care of everything that you need in order to perform well. They make sure that every employee is safe, healthy and well-trained.
    - The facilities. From my workstation to the vending machines, I must say it's something worth raving (if not bragging) about.
    - Last but not the least, it's the people. Thomson Reuters has provided me an opportunity to work with one of the brightest and most creative minds who are a joy to work with. I think this is the best part of working here.

    Cons

    Maybe if they had a better schedule for my workflow during my stay, it would have been better.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I hope that the culture that I have encountered during my stay would continue to grow into something better

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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