The Forum Group
1.8 of 5 23 reviews New York, NY 50 to 149 Employees

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Good place if you're a mid to sr level agency recruiter looking for stability

Recruiter (Current Employee)
New York, NY

Pros-Professional office
-Higher than average (it seems) commission structure so there's definitely a sense that you can make a lot of money
-Can work from home if you needed to
-Autonomy- do what you need to do to get it done
-Well-known among it's clients for delivering quality
-Generally good people that mean well (some of the other groups gossip a lot sometimes)
-Diverse workforce (recent college grads to great grandfathers, race, educational background)

Cons-IT system is outdated, no social media or marketing strategy
-Lack of cross-selling between divisions (working on this but the "principals" are hindering this)
-No point on working on another team's order since the commission structure on that order is really bad (again they are working on this but not getting anywhere cause the "principals" are greedy)

Advice to Senior ManagementFrank's a good guy and genuinely works hard for himself and his employees. BUT he needs to replace the other "principals" who have been here for 10+ years who are NOT innovating or fostering employee growth. Getting an answer such as "because it's been done that way for a long time" is very infuriating. Keep working on cross-selling and making it easier for the divisions to work together

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    Don't have their consultants best interests at heart

    Trainer (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at The Forum Group

    Pros: 1. They work hard at getting you the assignment 2. While… Cons: 1. Once you get the assignment, they forget about you 2. No communication with the home office 3. Poor benefits 4. No… Advice to Senior Management: Need to think about those you send out on assignments as… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Not the place for me

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at The Forum Group

    Pros: Well Known, Well established, They have many different practices and… Cons: Disorganized, old school, Duplicitous, Unhappy employees. The principles have been there for a while and are only concerned… Advice to Senior Management: Relax the environment No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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