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Sales

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Current Employee - Sales Representative in Washington, DC (US)
Current Employee - Sales Representative in Washington, DC (US)

I have been working at VMware full-time (More than 3 years)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

A great product with a real ROI for customers. Leadership has heart and true vision. Leadership truly cares for the team. I have worked for many companies but VMware just keeps on getting better

Cons

Growing fast so at times infrastructure falls behind. At time you loose time dealing with the issues associated with lack of internal systems to support day to day tasks.

Advice to Management

Keep thinking out of the box!

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  1. Highly political environment can work in your favor if you play the game

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

    I have been working at VMware full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Cutting edge technology, high industry buzz factor, competitive salary, telecommuting (for some, not all, depends on location and job title)

    Cons

    Insufficient infrastructure tools, constantly changing processes, lip service ONLY in terms of work/life balance, huge pressure to "meet the numbers" - i.e. you hear words like "blood commit" - it is ALL about the number, middle management tends to shoot first based on hearsay (as opposed to getting all sides of a story) and ask questions later.

    Advice to Management

    Sometimes you have to slow down to speed up.

  2. Helpful (2)

    It has been very topsy turvy

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Applications Developer in Palo Alto, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Applications Developer in Palo Alto, CA (US)

    I have been working at VMware full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    BrandName
    No real competitor
    Nicely palced in the technology area
    Lot of work

    Cons

    Lot of work
    Not much focus on career development
    More repetitive and less creative work
    No process results in lot of wastage of productive time

    Advice to Management

    Be more open to ideas
    Show better responsibility to concerned shared by employees

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