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Never thought I'd have a job like this.

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Current Employee - Account Manager  in  Omaha, NE (US)
Current Employee - Account Manager in Omaha, NE (US)

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

Pros

Fun, fast paced environment.
Free food.
Great benefits.
Awesome Culture
Growing Stock Price

Cons

Competitive Promotions
Below Average Wages
Mediocre Public Perception
Decreasing Market Share

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Invest In and Develop Talent
Listen to Employees

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Current Employee - Social Worker  in  Tokyo (Japan)
    Current Employee - Social Worker in Tokyo (Japan)

    I have been working at Yahoo as a contractor for more than 3 years

    Pros

    the technical staff is fantastic

    Cons

    watch out the CEO comeback

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    learn more

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Learned a lot during my time there

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    Former Employee - Technical Yahoo  in  Sunnyvale, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Technical Yahoo in Sunnyvale, CA (US)

    I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people. Large scale engineering.

    Cons

    Middle mgmt was weak. Lots of tech debt and too many teams caused friction and lack of innovation

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Tech Debt is bringing down engineering at Y!. Phase out "old" systems that the original authors aren't willing to support. Move to Open Source solutions and contribute back. This will allow you to find engineers motivated to work for Y!.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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