Hewlett-Packard

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Review of HP from a recent retiree.

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Current Employee - IT Project Manager  in  Cincinnati, OH (US)
Current Employee - IT Project Manager in Cincinnati, OH (US)

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

Pros

The company is very supportive of working at home. This means one can work almost anywhere in the country and that is quite helpful.

Cons

The pay raises were few and far between over the course of the last seven years. This made working for HP a bit less salary competitive.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Former Employee - Account Executive  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Account Executive in Houston, TX (US)

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Large size and global footprint. Products and services offered are of high quality. Very talented team of people.

    Cons

    The management team is not ver talented and do not treat employees well. The company is in a lot of trouble with the mistakes made over the past few years.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat your people well - they are your only asset.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Ok, has become too big

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

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

    Pros

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

    Cons

    Too 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 ManagementAdvice

    Listen 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.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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