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Great benefits - even for part-time contractors!

Marketing/Communications Writer (Current Employee) Plano, TX

ProsI was really impressed with the benefits package - excellent health care, 401K, flexible spending accounts for healthcare, parking, child or elder care, reasonable holidays - and I was just working part-time! I became benefits-eligible after working 20 hours a week for four weeks - but had to maintain . They also offered a number of helpful webinars and contests on health and wellness topics, as well as some training opportunities.

The staff members I dealt with were always very friendly and helpful. While I was working, I heard from my agent on a regular basis, and felt like she genuinely cared about me and my career.

 Also, the online interface was easy to use -- to enter time cards, check benefits and refer friends.

ConsAfter my last contract came to an end, I haven't heard much from them. I had hoped for more support in finding another contract. I've heard the same complaint from another contractor who worked for the same client I did.

Advice to Senior ManagementFrom talking to other people who work on a contract basis, other firms offer more training resources. I was offered a couple of weeks of online self-paced training, but friends tell me other firms have considerably more available for contractors.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Outstanding organization. Leading experts in their field. High quality, customer focused touch.

    Acquisition Account Director (Current Employee) San Francisco, CA

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


    Pros: Great resources. Great people. Continual learning program. Cons: Metrics can be a pain. Advice to Senior Management: Keep on keep on!!. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Not bad, friendly people to deal with.

    Program Coordinator (Current Employee) Houston, TX

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


    Pros: Offer business referral bonuses, and health insurance benefits. Cons: Pay rates are not great. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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