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Ethical and People focused Company
Ebusiness Advisor (Current Employee) –  Eldorado do Sul / BrazilJune 1, 2016
Company makes employees feel very nice, providing an ethical environment and high level colleagues. Allows you to create and drive your own career path. Has an open door culture, where you can reach out to Directors and Executives to talk about any topic.
Pros
Career, international experience, intelligent colleagues
Cons
Innovation, closed platforms
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Great management support, excellent pay, meritocracy
Tier Two CSR (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ONJune 5, 2016
Best thing about working for Dell was the meritocracy culture. If you worked hard and performed well you and your team saw benefits such as prime shifts even if you were all freshly trained. If you sat back and rode your tenure you got the bad shifts.

Typical day at work was answering phones all day. Most calls were straightforward "My internet doesn't work, I have spyware, my X component is broken" but occasional there were challenging calls with unique issues.

Most co-workers got along well with the meritocracy culture. They knew that if they worked hard they would see the benefits and so people pulled together to make it happen.

My manager was excellent. I can't speak for others as I had the same one for my entire time there except right at the end. Probably the most unprofessional manager I've ever had.
Pros
Great pay, great schedule, meritocracy, good managers
Cons
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Great company with very good benefit.
Technical Printer Warranty Analyst (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, ABJuly 7, 2016
Great company with very good benefit. Compensation a little lower and industry standard. Training provided to perform job was very good and professional. Dell allowed us to give preferential work hours.
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If your not into sales avoid
Inside Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONMay 23, 2016
This job i can personally can work very well for those who enjoy the sales cultures and, talking with their clients on a day to bases for solutions in the computer world. If you are a curious person and want to try something new i would be careful about applying because it is very fast paced and entitles you to also finish your work on your laptop at home. If you love making deals and so on this is the job for you, but if your someone looking for a different direction and like to go into the office cubical life just be prepared for a fast paced environment and yes dell has an awesome atmosphere among colleagues, but that comes down to your adaptability or suitability to the environment. If you dont work with the culture of dell well then expect a lot of stress from the position. Either then that It is over all a good job for students out of school seeking for work and so on.
Pros
Great Culture among colleagues
Cons
Work comes with you to home, may surprise you for what you signed up for
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Highly rewarding
QA Specialist (Former Employee) –  Niagara AreaMay 11, 2016
Started with all required civil work ,foundations drain etc. Then to block and structural steel. Proceeded to mechanical and electrical installation. Building completion after commissioning and turn over.
Pros
Excellant
Cons
None
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Fun and productive place to work
Associate System Engineer I (Current Employee) –  Vancouver, BCApril 15, 2016
I love working for EMC , best company , people are friendly and helpful
Work is really exciting , Managers help you grow
Internal transfer is easy
a Company that has a bright future based on the workforce it has.
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Old School Outlook on Future Facing Busineess
Lab Engineer (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, ABJanuary 14, 2016
Slow to adapt in sector that changes rapidly.
Sometimes management and HR slow down what should be quick processes.

On the plus, people are nice, atmosphere was great. Nothing but good things to say about the people, we were all working around clumsy company policy.
Pros
Massage Chair
Cons
Slow traversal of management chain for small questions and approvals
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Productivity because the home work
Account Executive Retail (Former Employee) –  SalvadorFebruary 23, 2016
work routine of a seller , serving customers and managing internal staff to meet the demand generated.

pipeline management, business plan development , partner management
Pros
Homework
Cons
bad management
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Great Place to work, not all managers are equal
Marketing Sr. Adviser (Former Employee) –  Not DisclosedDecember 13, 2015
Nice place, great compensation and work-life balance. Superb Colleagues, will go out of their way to help. Not all managers are equal. Some are amazing to work with, some just not good enough for the job entrusted to them. Some will protect their non-performing teams and others will throw you to the wolves even if you are doing as much as you can in the circumstances. These bad managers float around different departments for years, promoting their own cohorts and trying to build their own fiefdoms. They are always the reason why I have seen many great workers leave. No one will say it upfront though. No point, you see... They go around and spread the discomfort everywhere.
Pros
Great People, Great benefits, Awesome Growth prospects
Cons
24 x 7 on the job due to the WW nature of the responsibility
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It is an interestig place to work.
Senior SAP QA Consultant (Former Employee) –  Burlington, ONNovember 2, 2015
It is an interesting place to work.
It can be hectic and be very challenging to balance work with a family. The QA unit where I worked had a lot of work load and dead lines to meet. You find the QA staff performing testing on various platforms simultaneously for different software releases and platforms.
There is a gym for employees and consultants. I would say above all that it is a nice place to work.
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Fast paced and empowerment environment with global team and SME support
Sr. Manager, Americas Logistics (Director Grade) (Former Employee) –  North York, ONNovember 9, 2015
Dell is not for the 9 to 5 employee but it is for those who can work, function and thrive in fast paced work environment where change is always a good thing to bring about.
Pros
Fun yet exciting work environment
Cons
hard to get repalcement associates when someone leaves the company
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Great Products poor culture
Outbound->advanced resolution expert (Former Employee) –  Ottawa West, ONOctober 27, 2015
Wonderful products, Some knowledge staff, Great vision and direction


Resolve issues that were not resolvable with the current resources available. Call customer (at a predetermined time)to RESOLVE the issue.Advise and mentor inbound support staff.
Pros
Great product, some very intelligent personell
Cons
Lost company vision
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Great HR department
Learning and Development Analyst (Former Employee) –  Salvador, SKJanuary 11, 2016
Moving into the 21st Century.
Great leadership. Promotes great values and awesome compensation plan

Always looking to move forward
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Implementation Delivery Specialist (Current Employee) –  New DelhiDecember 2, 2015
A typical day starts with planned assignments with customer and at the end I feel happy if customer is contended. Some times it difficult to manage with colliding customer meetings.
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very large company and good public relation
Sales and Finance Representative (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONNovember 24, 2015
I am a goal oriented worker with 25 years of experience in IT, with the last 5 years focused on server HP G5-G9 and Virtualization.
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Productive and excellent place to work.
Program/Project Management Sr. Advisor (Former Employee) –  North YorkSeptember 16, 2015
Typical day at work: Variety of work everyday
Learned: IT Solutions Hardware and software sales
Management: Great and very supportive
Co-workers: Always willing to help
Pros
Excellent learning place
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Great place to learn, challenging pace, never a dull moment
Director, Customer Service (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ONJuly 23, 2015
I learned and grew more at EMC than I would have any where else. My career is where it is today due to the opportunities EMC presented me during my 20 years there.
Pros
Career advancement
Cons
24x7 type job. Difficult to separate work and life
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Great salary and benefits
Business Analyst (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONOctober 19, 2015
Great salary, great benefits, great travel opportunities, great networking opportunities.

Poor work life balance, and can be very stressful.
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Fun, easy and great people
Newspaper Boy (Former Employee) –  Kingston, ONOctober 5, 2015
It was easy to do and only required one day a week ether on Wednesday or Thursday. The people there were also friendly and respected one another.
Pros
Easy, Fun
Cons
None
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Fun Place to work family life balance
Technical Support Engineer II (Current Employee) –  Burlington, ONAugust 18, 2015
great place to work to learn new technologies long hours family work life balance.
colleagues assist on cases when needed very helpful, training is not much you have to learn on your own
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