Exponent
3.0 of 5 49 reviews
www.exponent.com Menlo Park, CA 500 to 999 Employees

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I have greatly enjoyed working here

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Menlo Park, CA

I have been working at Exponent

ProsFascinating projects, brilliant colleagues, flexible hours, ability to define your own career, significant value on strong technical competency, beautiful work environment, strong value on creativity and ability to pursue business opportunities

ConsLimited support for investments in R&D unless there will be a significant return on investment in the near term. Helps to be a self-starter.

Advice to Senior ManagementOffer stock options at very low quantities to more junior staff in order to promote pride in organization at all levels.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Difficult place to get ahead.

Counselor (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Exponent


Pros: Flexible schedule, compatible pay, uptight management Cons: Hierarchy stands in the way of getting job done Advice to Senior Management: New blood. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Not bad at all until upper management worred that their bonuses might drop in the Recession

Administrative Assistant (Former Employee)
Menlo Park, CA

I worked at Exponent


Pros: Good salary, moderate pressure, reasonable working conditions. Management is extremely poor about giving information and feedback. Overt favoritism on the part of management.… Cons: Overpriced benefits, management which threatens rather than enforces standards, Upper Management's obsession with the… Advice to Senior Management: Stop being so greedy. It's not always and only about YOU. Think about other… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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