Synectics

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    What a body of knowledge and capacity to help other organizations create change.

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Principal Innovation/Communications Consultant  in  Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Principal Innovation/Communications Consultant in Boston, MA

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

    Pros

    if you are a consultant with the hunter/killer mentality then this is the best fit...

    Cons

    Partnership--the right people aren't making the right decisions.

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Synectics Interviews

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    Web Content Specialist (Contracter) Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Milwaukee, WI
    Anonymous Employee in Milwaukee, WI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Synectics in September 2011.

    Interview Details

    Responded to contract job opportunity through Synectics for a Web Content Specialist.

    Unprofessional approach from the start. E-mail contacting me contained spelling mistakes. Telephone interviewer seemed unclear as to exact role of job, and failed to understand basic terminology involved.

    I was even (accidentally?) sent a misspelt internal e-mail after my telephone interview asking for advice from other staff members.

    A very negative experience. A shame, as I'm sure the actual contracted job would have been fine.

    Go with other agencies if you want more than a junior school level of professionalism and spelling.

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Website www.synecticsworld.com
Headquarters Waltham, MA
Size 1 to 5 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Business Services
Revenue Less than $1 million (USD) per year

Never heard of Synectics? That could be a problem. The company, which takes its name from a problem-solving approach developed by a firm founder, is a management consultancy. Synecticsworld specializes in product innovation, corporate creativity, and employee productivity. Its consultants offer expertise in marketing, organizational effectiveness, and team building. A subsidiary of French consulting giant Altran Technologies, Synectics was founded in 1960 by former Arthur D. Little consultants William Gordon and George Prince. The company has offices in Cambridge... More

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