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Updated Oct 17, 2021

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VMware Chief Executive Officer  Raghu Raghuram
Raghu Raghuram
197 Ratings
Pros
  • "work life balance is the best in biz(in 663 reviews)

  • "amazing work environment and passionate teammates(in 295 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Middle management kills progressive change to suit the business(in 108 reviews)

  • "Upper management is rarely genuine(in 77 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Company

      Jun 30, 2021 - Associate Consultant in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of opportunities for growth Flexible working arrangements Good managers

      Cons

      Flexible working arrangements also means working hours sometimes goes past usual 9-5pm arrangements

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good benefits, but thin mid-management

      Sep 29, 2021 - Project Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good benefits, flexible work environment, strong push from management on company's direct to be a market leader in public cloud

      Cons

      - Thin mid-management. - Acquire too many products over past few years. Need time to stabilize product integration and streamline internal operations for those new products. - Many of the top executives left.

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great culture

      Sep 23, 2021 - Sales Operations in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People culture, great APJ management

      Cons

      organizational complexity, overlay of functions. slow down the process.

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      General feedback

      Sep 22, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      VMware is a great company with good perks and benefits. We even got 5 days of extra days off to recharge ourselves at anytime and EPIC2 company-wide day off twice a year.

      Cons

      Lack of real support from senior management to for customer success nor career development.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      The Good and the Bad

      Sep 8, 2021 - Member Of Technical Staff in Singapore
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great opportunity to learn and try new things, also the benefits and work life balance are top notch!

      Cons

      Quite isolated at times, does not help with Covid on-going.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      A Good Big Company

      Sep 5, 2021 - Senior User Experience Designer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      + They care about their people + Lots of support and programs for skills and career development + Work on interesting and technical challenges

      Cons

      - Lots of changes in leadership and direction - HR functions are mostly outsourced so you're left fending for yourself using help tickets to resolve any issues

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Place to Work

      Aug 31, 2021 - Project Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good work-life balance, especially for working Mom

      Cons

      Nothing, so far I'm very enjoy work in this Company.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good perks, work-life balance

      Aug 31, 2021 - Solutions Engineer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great colleagues, good work life balance and some flexible benefits

      Cons

      Sales process is tedious and being a huge company, there are many processes and loops to go through for the commericials

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Asia Emerging Markets

      Aug 8, 2021 - Regional Sales Director in Singapore
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Innovation and technology are fantastic. Culture and values are great! Work life balance is wonderful.

      Cons

      Quite political at the senior management of APJ. Less growth opportunities. Very siloed Business units. Customer experience is not at the Center unfortunately.

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good company, good benefits

      Jul 27, 2021 - Channel Sales 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Work life balance is great and encouraged, company values employees' well-being esp in pandemic in terms of flexible work hours and leave benefits. A lot of autonomy to do what you have planned for

      Cons

      Company is growing too big and thus a lot of bureaucracy and waiting time to get things like approvals.

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