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Dawson Reviews in Columbus, OH

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    a pleasant one

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Columbus, OH

    I have been working at Dawson full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    It has been a pleasure working with the staff they try hard to keep you working. and I like the flexibility in the schedules and the types of jobs are good for getting experience.

    Cons

    need a permanent job through a company

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep up the good work

    Recommends
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  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Liars but will find you a job.

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    Former Employee - Data Administrative Contractor At NetJets in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Data Administrative Contractor At NetJets in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Dawson as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    They will find you a job.

    Cons

    They lie about what kind of job they are placing you in, the perks, and advancement just to get you to accept the job. My recruiter completely lied when I asked if the job she was setting me up for was data entry (it was) she said no and also lied about being hired on permanently. It was also impossible to get a hold of her most of the time.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Talk some sense into your recruiters. Nobody likes a liar.

    Doesn't Recommend
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  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Tragic career move taking a job here

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    Former Employee - Recruiter/Business Development in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Recruiter/Business Development in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Dawson

    Pros

    The recruiters are young and outgoing, but have very little experience or knowledge of life outside of Dawson. The management has been there a very long time. The owners took over their Dad's company, which leaves them very hands off, letting the workers earn the dollar without help from above.

    Cons

    Management is democracy at it's finest here. If you arent an attractive female, need not apply. You will be expected to hammer out plenty of cold calls as management will review your talk time. Over promised and under delivered is their way of business, negative service in the IT department to customers. Much more reputable firms in Columbus other than Dawson, look for those.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get new managers, actually practice the changes you pretend to implement. Become more active with your hard working employees. Listen and actually BE the change you wish to see vs. pointing the fingers elsewhere. There is absolutely no accountability in management, which trickles down to staff.

    Doesn't Recommend
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    The one job I regret entirely.

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    Former Employee - Minion in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Minion in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Dawson

    Pros

    Sirius Satelitte radio pumps through office. Hoshizaki ice machine on site.

    Cons

    The management is terribly out of touch with reality. The founder Facebook's all day long. The Director of IT is very agressive, very pushy and demeans his staff verbally. He micromanages to an uncomfortable level. He has a very limited professional background. He is also very loud and verbose. I would strongly recommend that any true professional avoid this company altogether.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop treating people like dollar signs.

    Doesn't Recommend

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