AroundCampus
3.5 of 5 184 reviews
www.aroundcampusgroup.com Chapel Hill, NC 50 to 149 Employees

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depends on your territory

Outside Sales Representative (Current Employee)
Evanston, IL

Prosdecent experience
fun training
chance to make friends

Conshorrible compensation if sales are low
print media dying, hard to sell ads
management not transparent
no offices near territories

Advice to Senior Managementhave a base salary and then add a smaller commission instead of giving advances on commission only

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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AroundCampus President responded to this review Dec 30, 2012 EditDelete
Glad you enjoyed the training and believe the summer program was a good experience for you. We review the compensation each year to ensure we're competitive. Your feedback is appreciated.
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    I learned more about the business world hands on than through hours and hours in a classroom

    Professional Sales Representative (Current Employee)
    Fort Myers, FL

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


    Pros: Connections that were made are life long lasting. The experience… Cons: Commission based pay, gas isn't covered, majority of the day… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Try if you really really really didn't get an offer anywhere esle

    Sales Team Leader (Former Employee)
    Madison, WI

    I worked at AroundCampus as an intern for less than a year


    Pros: It helped me get a great job after college, but I really just needed any business experience to make my… Cons: I lost money on the whole summer. The sales experience is not enjoyable and the product is not very marketable. The stated rates were ridiculous… Advice to Senior Management: Give salespeople a better opportunity to have control over pricing. You need… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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