Xerox Reviews

Updated 26 August 2014
Updated 26 August 2014
1,702 Reviews

2.5
1,702 Reviews
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Xerox Chairman and CEO Ursula M. Burns
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Friendly working environment and work life balance should be the top most pros (in 98 reviews)

  • Work from home; hoping for change now that they got rid of previous ACS-INC CEO (in 54 reviews)


Cons
  • No raises for over 5 years, I TRULY CANNOT UNDERSTAND WHY I STILL WORK HERE (in 100 reviews)

  • Senior Management needs some improvement (especially in Services) (in 64 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Good not Great (was great once upon a time)

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    Current Employee - Sales Manager  in  Toronto
    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Toronto

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

    Pros

    Loyal company, many internal opportunities. Great sales training

    Cons

    Too focus on cost cutting lately, not investing in human captial. Cut all commission position. Losing a lot f great talent.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep good people, stop penny pinching because the job market is really good and we cannot afford to lose tallent.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    It was Okay

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    The only pros to this job are that their good people in the building

    Cons

    Work ethics are bad, they don't care about supervisors and leadership is poor

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Fire all old management from ACS and start over, the supervisors there are great but the Op Mgr are not training the new supervisors coming into the position.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Transition to the new services lead company continues to be challenging...

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Operations Manager  in  Dayton, OH (US)
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Dayton, OH (US)

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

    Pros

    Work-life balance, flexibility, interesting and engaging clients

    Cons

    Compensation, advancement, focus on its people

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Our strategic direction is moving in the right direction. Senior leadership needs to shift some of its focus on our most valuable resource....our people. Somehow we've lost that.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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  5.  

    Awesome

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Risk Analyst  in  Manila, Manila (Philippines)
    Current Employee - Risk Analyst in Manila, Manila (Philippines)

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

    Pros

    - Benefits
    - Office Culture
    - Incentives
    - Diversity of employees
    - Game room
    - Awesome food in the pantry
    - Awesome location

    Cons

    - No room for growth
    - Compensation
    - Certain power trippers in the management

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Up and down

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    Current Employee - Senior Technical Support
    Current Employee - Senior Technical Support

    I have been working at Xerox for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Established company with a solid path to the future.

    Cons

    Xerox doesnt value employees and is unwilling to pay to keep talent. Views employees as expendable

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  7.  

    Excellent company esp for new grads

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at Xerox full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, they will start you on contract but will probably get permanent after like a year, laid back atmosphere and company has good reputation. Decent salary esp for new grads.

    Cons

    Lots of manual work due to outdated technology in the office

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Train employees better

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Slow. No innovation. Poor management.

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    Former Employee - XOS  in  Moscow (Russia)
    Former Employee - XOS in Moscow (Russia)

    I worked at Xerox full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Stable, salary on time. Relatively flexible hours.

    Cons

    Company has lost its ability to lead and generate new. Each group is on it's own. Top management does not communicate to the company in person. Dull office. No management rotation in years. No internal competition. No clear strategy.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen. Learn. Give opportunity. Lead, not micro manage.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    It was a great place to work. Benefits were outstanding. I retired with a 401K that is sufficient.

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    Former Employee - Curriculum Manager  in  Rochester, NY (US)
    Former Employee - Curriculum Manager in Rochester, NY (US)

    I worked at Xerox full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    In my 38 years with Xerox the benefits were outstanding and advancement was predictable and fair. However, toward the end of my employment as revenue from Xerographic products declined benefits were cut and salary growth slowed.

    Cons

    Unfortunately Xerographic products have become a commodity and Xerox no longer leads the field however diversification seems to be working.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat people fairly and they will produce.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Decent career opportunities, pay was not competitive

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Phoenix, AZ (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ (US)

    I have been working at Xerox full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    I had a number of career opportunities, and was promoted several times. I was warned by my manager if I turned down a promotion, I would never get another opportunity. Good health benefits from the start.

    Cons

    Pay for my mid-level management job was OK, but frankly not competitive with others in the same business. I regularly had good workers quit when offered a better salary. Training was rare. When I was first promoted, I asked about training, and he told me to "hit the ground running, and only call me if there is a problem."

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Career planning with real future opportunities laid out in front of you would be a good motivator.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    It's a good company to work for as long as you're not a customer service representative

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    Current Employee - Recruiting Assistant  in  Salt Lake City, UT (US)
    Current Employee - Recruiting Assistant in Salt Lake City, UT (US)

    I have been working at Xerox full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It is a good company to work for with stability and great pay for easy work.

    Cons

    They seam to pick facilities which always look a little run down and not cosmetically appealing.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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