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www.yahoo.com Sunnyvale, CA 5000+ Employees

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Sunnyvale, CA (US)

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

Prosfamily friendly, recognized and respected brand name for users and as an employer, lots of opportunity

Consbig boat that is trying to turn around, nice culture is a detriment, still a lot of fat

Advice to Senior Managementdecide on a strategy and STICK with it. communicate openly and broadly, and not just downward. empower the ranks who know what is going on, instead of hoarding the plans at the VP level

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great company, great people.

Software Engineering (Former Employee)
Sydney (Australia)

I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: Lots of opportunities and interesting projects to work on. Plenty… Cons: Complicated management structure, lack of accountability when things go wrong… Advice to Senior Management: Flatten the org and delegate more responsibility as well as… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great company, bad compensation

Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Sunnyvale, CA (US)

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


Pros: Good culture, good opportunity for growth. Cons: Bad mgmt, not so great compensation Advice to Senior Management: Increase the compensation to retain talent Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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