Arrow Strategies

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Arrow Strategies Reviews

Updated August 25, 2014
Updated August 25, 2014
10 Reviews
3.0
10 Reviews
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  1.  

    Arrow Strategies Professional Recruiters - impressed with their efforts

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Digital Analytics Consultant  in  Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Digital Analytics Consultant in Raleigh, NC

    I have been working at Arrow Strategies as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    Recently contacted by Brandon Voss for a potential position with a high-profile client, to date their recruiting efforts are commendable, very professional, very timely responses. Proactive and very open in sharing the responsibilities, challenges and structure of the position. Impressed with my contact and their follow-up.

    Cons

    To date there have not been any cons to my interactions with the company and their staff.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Not bad but could have better communication

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Arrow Strategies as a contractor for more than a year

    Pros

    Got me a job. Worked through the process pretty well.

    Cons

    Need better communication. Turn over for recruiters is pretty high which means you get switched around a lot.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Recruiter

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Recruiter  in  Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Recruiter in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Arrow Strategies full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    -Great coworkers & also Jack Adams and CEO are amazing!
    -Fun after hours atmosphere
    -Flexible with schedules

    Cons

    - Atmosphere began very positive but that quickly changed
    - No opportunity for advancement- Once a recruiter here always a recruiter
    - They do not have processes set, very hectic & little training provided
    - Only one main account (HCSC) does well
    - Micromanagement is apparent. They are extremely "numbers" oriented

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Disappointed in this company

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI

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

    Pros

    Good location, pleasant office space

    Cons

    Toxic culture, double standard for different employee groups, rampant nepotism, high turnover in the ranks and in management at high levels. Unlimited PTO is a sham, if you take it you are criticized. Very high pressure and unrealistic expectations. This company is in trouble and management just keeps doing the same thing it has done for twelve years.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management should realize that because they SAY there is a great culture at Arrow it does not make it true. THE staffing business has changed and the company must change with it.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  6.  

    Great Experience

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Recruiter  in  Bingham Farms, MI
    Former Employee - Recruiter in Bingham Farms, MI

    I worked at Arrow Strategies full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    treatment of employees
    a lot opportunities for career advancement
    employee/family events are a great time
    commission plan is the best I've seen
    benefit plan
    open door management policy
    work environment
    training

    Cons

    none that I can think of

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Wow! Great Experience!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI

    I have been working at Arrow Strategies

    Pros

    I find the staff very dedicated and always working hard to make sure all employees are happy. Great Pay, Great Benefits, and wonderful events for the whole family to join. I have worked for other companies and I found Arrow to be the best experience thus far.

    Cons

    At this time I have no cons.

  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    bad pay

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Arrow Strategies

    Pros

    none none none none none

    Cons

    bad manager bad company bad review

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Terrible Experience

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Flex Developer  in  Hartford, CT
    Current Employee - Flex Developer in Hartford, CT

    I have been working at Arrow Strategies

    Pros

    Provided fast interview and quick hiring. This really had nothing to do with Arrow, but my interview.

    Cons

    You will not get paid for a month
    Poor representation to client
    Does not know client work flow
    Employees are very rude and unhelpful

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Provide faster pay turn around, and fire the extremely rude employees ( controllers and HR people )

    Doesn't Recommend
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Very hard to get pay raise

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Programmer Analyst Consultant  in  Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Senior Programmer Analyst Consultant in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Arrow Strategies

    Pros

    Quick placement. Accts managers frequently meet employees and the hiring managers. Offer meetings, lunch gatherings, celebrations in which families can also participate.

    Cons

    Even after 2 years earning money to this consulting firm on a same contract, it is hard to get a raise. Owners and management keeps most of the billing rate though the real employees-consultants work hard to keep the clients happy thus keeping the contracts going.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay decent percentage rom billing rate and near or above market average

    Doesn't Recommend
  11.  

    Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant
    Current Employee - Consultant

    I have been working at Arrow Strategies

    Pros

    Fair, reasonable and intellegent people.

    Cons

    Generally a standard approach to contract house engagements.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work!

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