LivingSocial
2.9 of 5 316 reviews
www.livingsocial.com Washington, DC 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Rollercoaster but fun!

Director (Former Employee)
Houston, TX

I worked at LivingSocial full-time for more than a year

ProsVery energetic and fantastic group of people to work with. Field management team was one of the strongest teams I have seen assembled.

ConsCommunication from field to corporate is totally discounted. Communication overall is a major issue but they are aware and working to improve.

Advice to Senior ManagementTrust those who know your markets and listen to them.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Free snacks and beer don't replace a decent work environment and career

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I worked at LivingSocial full-time for more than a year


Pros: -great parties -always free snacks and drinks -modern office setting in both Seattle… Cons: -management would listen to employee suggestions and conerns, but often would not act on these concerns. -mandatory overtime, often 8+ hours a week -extremely limited room for… Advice to Senior Management: Be transparent. Promote those who deserve it, not those who… 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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The Best of Times to the Absolute Worst of Times

Marketing Consultant (Former Employee)

I worked at LivingSocial full-time


Pros: -Fun environment -Great deal of independence, as long as you… Cons: -So much money was wasted in the first few years of the company with over the top expensive conferences, multiple layers of non-essential employees, etc… Advice to Senior Management: With all of the excessive spending in the beginning years, it was only a matter of time until the company's bottom line would… 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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