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Great place to work - pay could be better

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Current Employee - Research Associate in Cambridge, MA
Current Employee - Research Associate in Cambridge, MA

I have been working at Forrester Research full-time (More than a year)

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great benefits, flexible work hours - good work/life balance, a very supportive team, and a warm culture. More vacation/time off than anyone else I know, plus I get to leave at a reasonable hour or work from home occasionally.

Cons

Lots of change happening quickly with a relentless attitude from management that this is for the best, and we must happily embrace it or be left behind

Advice to Management

Be more transparent!

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  1. Helpful (1)

    Forrester is a great company but has lacked in leadership the past few years

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at Forrester Research full-time (More than 5 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    People, employee activities/events, employee training

    Cons

    Salary, location (HQ), growth opportunities

    Advice to Management

    Start listening to what the employees have to say


  2. Helpful (2)

    Working with Great People, lack of appreciation of non-sales people frustrating

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at Forrester Research full-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    +Awesome colleagues +Fun work environment (gym, foosball tables, ping pong tables, young workers, etc) +Very forward-thinking, tech-savvy +Good benefits (15 days vacation, 10 personal/sick days)

    Cons

    -Low Salaries to start -High turnover -Confusing policy/matrix and executive decisions -Some entitlement attitudes among staff

    Advice to Management

    Actually listen to the concerns of staffers and make other offices feel included. Common thought is that everything revolves around Cambridge and no one cares about other offices.


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