Leapforce Reviews

Updated March 10, 2015
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  1. Just ok

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    Former Contractor - Search Engine Evaluator in Saint Louis, MO
    Former Contractor - Search Engine Evaluator in Saint Louis, MO

    I worked at Leapforce as a contractor (less than a year)

    Pros

    Easy, make your own schedule, decent pay for telecommuting job, helpful employee community forums, easy to learn, training available

    Cons

    Tasks not always available- sit and wait, no feedback, not really sure if management exists, extremely tedious, only one employee per household

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be present and give feedback, make tasks more consistent during certain hours, pay for training exercises, don't put min time restriction on tasks

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. Leapforce

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Leapforce

    Pros

    Its flexible . Good pay for work at home

    Cons

    only thing is, i am rushed when i work, because i have to complete the work in a short time they give me. And im always rushing to make deadline and it makes it hard to give an accurate result. Then they give me scores every month with gets really scarey being that those scores are what determine if your contract get renewed or not. Also they do have the power to lock your account so you get no work if you get on their wrong side. Always getting problems with my invoice, because im being told i do more hours and not enough work. Yea, there is no phone contact with the company, only email. I tried contacting them with the phone number i have, no one answered my 100 calls and no one called me back. All in all though,i will not complain, i an greatful, i love working for the company being a new mom, this enables me to work and take care of my baby. And they do pay on time

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3. Great for working from home

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Leapforce

    Pros

    flexibility, working from home, independence

    Cons

    not much hours and less pay

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  5. Good for additional income and "nest egg" building.

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    Current Contractor - Search Engine Evaluator in Ann Arbor, MI
    Current Contractor - Search Engine Evaluator in Ann Arbor, MI

    I have been working at Leapforce as a contractor (less than a year)

    Pros

    This is a legitimate work from home contract position. If you preform well there should be no shortage of work for you. You can work whenever you want, providing that there is currently work available on your project(s).

    Cons

    Working at home can become a bit boring without the social aspect of working with others. But they do have a chat feature that, I guess, adds some sort of socialization.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None at this time

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6. 2 people found this helpful

    Good, legitimate job

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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I worked at Leapforce as a contractor (less than a year)

    Pros

    The pay was good and the work was fairly steady. Sometimes there would not be tasks available, but that wasn't really the company's fault. There seemed to be good communication between the company and its' 1099 employees. It's a legitimate, fair job that many people would enjoy.

    Cons

    It can be difficult to apply and be accepted - the test was hard and you are not given much preparation time. Your work would be reviewed monthly, and many "errors" found were very subjective. Based on the nature of the work, answering questions and tasks appropriately meant that you had to give subjective answers. Ultimately, though, it's a good job and great for people who want to work from home.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7. 5 people found this helpful

    Okay job for college students

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    Former Employee - Web Search Evaluator in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - Web Search Evaluator in Austin, TX

    I worked at Leapforce part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule,
    No commuting,
    No supervisor,
    Good for college students to work at their dorm.

    Cons

    Not enough work,
    No paid training,
    Exams are lengthy,
    Work can be very tedious sometimes

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8. 3 people found this helpful

    Working as a Google Search Engine Result Evaluator

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    Former Contractor - Search Engine Result Evaluator in Austin, TX
    Former Contractor - Search Engine Result Evaluator in Austin, TX

    I worked at Leapforce as a contractor (less than a year)

    Pros

    You actually do work at home, they will pay you. They tell you it's not a full time job - and it's not.

    Cons

    - IF they dispute any hours then you need to have records - very detailed records. I started from day 1 so I always had them.
    - They will ask you to review criticisms of your work. Some times from a few days ago, sometimes from a few months. Sometimes their criticisms were correct, sometimes they were horribly incompetent. You don't get paid for this time.
    - It gets REALLY boring after a few months (at least for me)...
    - Poor rate of pay

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9. 2 people found this helpful

    Alright but got burned out

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    Former Contractor - Search Engine Evaluator
    Former Contractor - Search Engine Evaluator

    I worked at Leapforce as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    Work from home, learn more about the internet, flexible and set your own hours.

    Cons

    Work shortages, tedious, not much chance for advancement, reviews of your work can sometimes feel unfair and feedback doesn't help you learn what you did wrong.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    don't base judgement on all of your work based on a small sample that was reviewed.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10. 4 people found this helpful

    Ehhh.

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    Current Employee - Search Engine Evaluator
    Current Employee - Search Engine Evaluator

    I have been working at Leapforce part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    They do pay once a month and as long as you have work you can work up to 40 hours a week (once your account hits the unrestricted status). You can work your own hours as long as there is work, which there hasn't been most of the weekend.

    Cons

    Sure, this is a great job for stay-at-home moms who have babysitters. You cannot work this job with kids running around in the background. You just can't. You either have to wake up at the crack of dawn and try to work before the kids awake, or you have to do it when your husband gets home or after you put your kids to bed. I am lucky if I get 10 hours a week because my husband works all the time and isn't home until late. So I don't get to work until after he gets home. I'm not going to pay a babysitter to watch my kids during the day making 13.50 an hour. It's nice to get paid but when it's once a month and you submit your invoice on the first of the month and don't get paid until the 21st, that sucks! You have to

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make the pay weekly like ZeroChaos does! Seriously! The training should be paid for and so should all the time spent learning new tasks.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11. 2 people found this helpful

    Strong work for part-time income.

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    • Senior Management
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    Current Employee - Search Engine Evaluator in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Search Engine Evaluator in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at Leapforce part-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Remote work with flexible schedule.

    Cons

    Some of the tasks take a while to develop the skills to rate them accurately.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better email communication would help but overall they are consistent will the more important communications.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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