Ben Jen Online

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Ben Jen Online Reviews

Updated December 10, 2014
Updated December 10, 2014
6 Reviews
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  1.  

    positive experience so far

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Telecommunications Engineer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Telecommunications Engineer in New York, NY

    I have been working at Ben Jen Online full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    paid vacation time, paid sick days, variety of choices for health and dental benefits for the family, competitive salary, discounted njtransit commuter passes

    Cons

    getting reimbursed for expenses is a tedious process and does not always show up right away. also company vehicles frequently break down and have to use our own personal vehicles or have to deal with poor response times from towing companies.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I was referred by a friend to apply and work at the company and so far everything has been a relative positive experience. I do however noticed that meetings aren't mandatory. If they aren't mandatory, how do you make sure everything that is communicated is heard and understood by everyone?

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Very energetic company with room for growth

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Partner Services Manager in Bedminster, NJ
    Current Employee - Partner Services Manager in Bedminster, NJ

    I have been working at Ben Jen Online full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Medical benefits are offered to all full time employees and we are allowed to work remotely. It's nice not having to commute in every day.

    Cons

    Given that most meetings are not mandatory, there is some disorganization and confusion among lower levels of management. Employees are spread out geographically and makes it harder to have a meeting with everyone at once.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Mandate meetings between the different levels of management to ensure everything is being done as efficiently as possible

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Flexible hours and steady job.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Network Engineer in Piscataway, NJ
    Current Employee - Network Engineer in Piscataway, NJ

    I have been working at Ben Jen Online full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    I am given the option to telecommute from home and it's given me the flexibility of being able to take care of personal matters while being able to do my job.

    Cons

    Sometimes there are a lot of high expectations and its hard to meet them, but I usually try to work through them all.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep listening to your employees. You currently do a better job than most other companies.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    Different from the normal corporate environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Philadelphia, PA

    I have been working at Ben Jen Online full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    can telecommute and everything can be done remotely

    Cons

    felt that advancement was limited and there weren't too many opportunities to advance further

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    offer more job training and distribute the work load more evenly with employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Small company with a great environment compared to big corporations.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - IT Support Services Manager in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - IT Support Services Manager in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Ben Jen Online

    Pros

    Great co-workers, easy to work with management, uses the ROWE approach, does not dock for time off, can work from home, pays better than similar jobs, great opportunities and changes for growth, tech savvy and oriented workplace

    Cons

    small environment, no central office so communication can be challenging at times, very technical environment--if you aren't tech savvy this isn't the place for you

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    heart and management style is in the right place, can use some improvement on establishing better and more well defined policies, can offer better options for benefits

    Recommends
  7.  

    Been working here for awhile and there hasn't been many opportunities for someone in my area for job growth.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Collections Analyst in Bedminster, NJ
    Current Employee - Collections Analyst in Bedminster, NJ

    I have been working at Ben Jen Online

    Pros

    can telecommute and do not have to go into the office; pays the bills each month; management is very understanding and there are no set paid time off--can take as many days off as needed

    Cons

    been doing practically the same thing since day one; could do a better job with internal professional development and job development such as offering more courses in their online university

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    need to provide better feedback to employees and performance evaluations and offer more incentives to keep employees around and have a better rewards/incentives program

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