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Yahoo Reviews

Updated Dec 8, 2019

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4.0
69%
Recommend to a Friend
63%
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Yahoo
143 Ratings
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  • "Senior management enjoying absolute powers(in 99 reviews)

  • "Upper management that is a holdover from the pre-buyout days tends to be competitive to the point of betrail(in 87 reviews)

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  1. "Company looks after you"

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    Current Employee - Sales Manager 

    I have been working at Yahoo full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good perks gym memberships, home internet , phone bill all paid for

    Cons

    Stress if not making targets

    Yahoo2019-10-17
  2. "Great while it lasted"

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    Former Employee - Editor in Auckland, Auckland
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good company culture, benefits and opportunity for growth.

    Cons

    Global territories can make it difficult to move nimbly.

    Yahoo2019-04-24
  3. "Fun place to work"

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    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Yahoo

    Pros

    great people, good staff benefit, some very talented people working in this business and opportunities to learn from them

    Cons

    limited career development. company is very process driven which limited the potential and slow turn around time on project

    Yahoo2013-06-27
  4. "Optimisation Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Yahoo full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment for new joiners.

    Cons

    Bad Management as they would deviate from a problem instead of solving it

    Yahoo2019-12-05
  5. "friend people, interesting work, mediocre strategy"

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    Former Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA

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

    Pros

    technology playground, lots of exploration and learning

    Cons

    lack of focus and strong strategies

    Yahoo2019-12-03
  6. "Good place to start a career in digital media"

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    Former Employee - Account Manager 
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Yahoo full-time

    Pros

    Loved all of the people

    Cons

    Hated all of the Bureaucracy

    Yahoo2019-12-03
  7. "Trainee"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I worked at Yahoo part-time

    Pros

    Good work culture and employees

    Cons

    Nothing to say i had a good experience

    Yahoo2019-12-08
  8. "Cool"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer 

    I worked at Yahoo full-time

    Pros

    Cool place to work for when it was still something

    Cons

    nothing much, food was good

    Yahoo2019-12-06
  9. "Good Place"

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    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Taipei
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good salary and benefit

    Cons

    dropping market share and dau

    Advice to Management

    na

    Yahoo2019-11-20
  10. "Amazing work culture"

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    Former Employee - Tech Yahoo Software Dev Engineer Senior in Sunnyvale, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Better work/life balance, Good Benefits

    Cons

    I can not think of any cons

    Yahoo2019-11-18
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