Fieldglass

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Fieldglass Reviews

Updated October 27, 2014
Updated October 27, 2014
17 Reviews
3.6
17 Reviews
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  1.  

    Great place to work

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Naperville, IL
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Naperville, IL

    I worked at Fieldglass full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Excellent workplace environment (Has a .com feel to it)
    - Top notch technical engineers (Very sharp and willing to lend a hand)
    - Good work / life balance
    - State of the art technology (They implemented the cloud before there was a cloud)
    - Friendly co-workers
    - Free snacks and sometimes catered in food

    Cons

    I enjoyed my time there so don't have anything to say here.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep the Fieldglass culture alive, and continue to thrive above and beyond

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great place, Great people

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Fieldglass part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Office culture is unlike any other company I've worked at. The people make the company what it is. Room for growth within the company as well.

    Cons

    Still growing, so that means the company's not very well-known outside of the software / staffing industry

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Worker Review

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Junior Applications Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Junior Applications Specialist in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Fieldglass full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great people, great team, great company, great software to work with, great learning experience, they teach you everything you need to know

    Everyone is easy going, and loves to help. Can ask whenever to get more information.
    Good work/life balance
    Flexible
    Care about employees, and employee satisfaction

    Cons

    Quite low pay for most positions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you're doing

    Recommends
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    Business analyst

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Implementation Business Analyst
    Former Employee - Implementation Business Analyst

    I worked at Fieldglass full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    - There are a few good people here that make it sort of worth while.
    - Pretty decent kitchen and free pop and coffee
    - Not bad holiday parties

    Cons

    - Lot of internal and petty politics in Professional Services
    - It's pretty obvious when you scratch a bit that they don't really care about employees, and everyone's out for themselves
    -Also, there's a click that sticks together and doesn't like new employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Reform bad management practices, and incentive good management behavior. Sales and Marketing are strong teams, but professional services is terrible and needs reform

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    hope management is better now than it was

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Fieldglass

    Pros

    stocked kitchen on site including coffee.

    Cons

    I enjoyed my job while I was there

    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Growing quickly and doing great tings

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Fieldglass full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Fieldglass has an amazing culture where their employees can work hard but have a lot of fun while doing it. It is amazing to be a part of a leader in our market that makes great choices for the employees.

    -Lots of free food and ways to socialize (after hour events, all employee meeting, free lunches).
    -The employees are typically very good at what they do. Benefits are awesome and affordable on all accounts.
    -Quick growth means lots of opportunities to learn new things!

    Cons

    No 401k match, but they are working on it. Quick growth means growing pains at times, but overall the management does their best to communicate

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue to keep the company culture alive!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Used to be great, now just okay

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

    I have been working at Fieldglass full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Certain parts of the company still promote innovation and collaboration

    Cons

    The growth of the company seems to be overwhelming middle management. The company is slowly losing its leadership in the industry. Employee benefits are atrocious, lagging far behind other tech companies and it is getting worse. HR is unwilling or unable to address employee's real concerns.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better define the management structure and the goals of each department. Improve collaboration between departments, identify trouble spots to prevent adversarial attitudes. Recapture the innovative spirit of the company lost during this growth spurt.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Long time employee, still enjoying opportunities to contibute!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Fieldglass Employee
    Current Employee - Fieldglass Employee

    I have been working at Fieldglass full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Excellent dedication to company vision and culture. Fieldglass goes above and beyond to let employees know they are valued and appreciated. They expect hard work, but reward with plenty of opportunity to play hard too. New office spaces being created to handle company growth are very nice spaces to work in. Dedicated office managers who actually have employees in mind as well as keeping the company running well.

    Cons

    No 401k match is a bit behind the times, otherwise, I'd consider any other concerns part of any company which is growing at Fieldglass' pace. They're conscious of the issues and working to improve, which is more than you can say for a lot of companies in today's economy.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue the efforts on sustaining the small company culture and feel!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Could be a great place to work, but bad IT management kills it!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - IT Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - IT Engineer in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Fieldglass full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Training, Certification, Pay just enough to keep you here.

    Cons

    Some of the worst management I have ever seen in the IT department. Lack of a team environment every man for himself. No 401K match, lousy health care coverage. They tend to promote folks that were just hired with little or no experience completely overlooking employees that have been with the company for years that deserve it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Clean Up the IT department by removing the lousy managers

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Review of Fieldglass..?...

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Fieldglass

    Pros

    Fieldglass provides good refreshments and snacks for their employees.

    Cons

    Fieldglass does not provide everything that the employees need.

    Approves of CEO

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