Hewlett-Packard
3.0 of 5 7,586 reviews
www.hp.com Palo Alto, CA 5000+ Employees

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Ok, has become too big

Solutions Architect (Former Employee)
Charlotte, NC (US)

I worked at Hewlett-Packard full-time for more than a year

ProsGreat talent, great people to work with. Depending on the team and the technology, it can be a fun place to work.

ConsToo much middle management, to big of a company, unable to react to the market, underpaid. Unable to decide what it wants to focus on. Annual reviews needs improvement and little to no guidance on how to position oneself for success. Little to no work life balance.

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your employees, practice what you preach. Provide a real career path to your employees without it being in Management. There is too much of a buddy system, if you not part of it the path of success is limited. Evaluated purely based on numbers and not work ethic.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good place to work

Mechanical Engineer (Former Employee)
San Diego, CA (US)

I worked at Hewlett-Packard full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Employees treated with respect, great pay and benefits, rewarding work, lots… Cons: Workload can often be overwhelming, layoffs have made it necessary for… Advice to Senior Management: Management needs to be thinner with more employees doing actual… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Great company

Consultant (Former Employee)
Cupertino, CA (US)

I worked at Hewlett-Packard as a contractor for more than 5 years


Pros: Great culture, high trust and accountability. Its a great company, which… Cons: Too many org changes, too often can be disruptive to… Advice to Senior Management: Ensure that org changes dont impact employees too oftem Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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