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Fox Head Reviews

Updated February 12, 2015
Updated February 12, 2015
7 Reviews
2.5
7 Reviews
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  1.  

    This is a great stepping stone for someone starting their career.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Morgan Hill, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Morgan Hill, CA

    I have been working at Fox Head full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Casual environment, can wear what you want and flexible with start and end times in corporate office.
    Fun place to work, moto environment

    Cons

    Upper mgmt doesn't communicate to the employees, lots of changes going on, don't know where we stand.
    Also very cheap don't pay very well.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    if you want to keep good people pay them more.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
  2.  

    Terrible Communication and Management

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA

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

    Pros

    Free Coffee. Matching 401K.

    Cons

    Poor leadership. Poor communication. Poor direction. Poor motivation. I have never seen a company with this strong of an outside brand presence be so poorly run from the inside. The decision makers don't listen and therefore almost every employee who has an opinion other than that of the owner becomes alienated.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Less ego, more ears.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    This is not a company to move to for longevity

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Fox Head

    Pros

    They have a nice new building

    Cons

    Managment was not on the same page at all- made my job very difficult. I was laid off along with other management at my level and above
    The cost of the new building came at a sacrafice of employees to hire to do a good job. Nice place to work but now cannot hire?

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management should liten to ideas instead of self promoting for thie own benifit. What happened is some lay off..and others fired.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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  5. 2 people found this helpful  

    Good place for young people to get a start, no upward mobility.

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    Former Employee - Sales in Morgan Hill, CA
    Former Employee - Sales in Morgan Hill, CA

    I worked at Fox Head full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    If you're into action sports, it's a pretty awesome place to be. Fast paced industry, top of the MX world. The pro athletes are pretty cool to party with. Nice 401k match.

    Cons

    Hard to move up. Little job security. Design team is treated like Gods...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Promote within, provide more training and development opportunities. There's more to business than design...

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Great place to get your feet wet

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    People love what they do and have heart. There is a focus on work life balance. You are able to take on projects to develop skills if you are ambitious.

    Cons

    The last year there has been downturn in morale. I hope that with recent changes that the positive energy will return and people will be excited to work at Fox once again.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Invest in employees and their development to retain them and allow them to in turn grow and contribute even more to the company. The company is only as good as the talent and how it's developed.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  7.  

    Innovate and elevate

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Fox Head

    Pros

    Global but family owned company, with the innovation mindset of working at a consultancy.

    Cons

    Not much, perhaps could use a better location

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8. 2 people found this helpful  

    Revolving door policy, unprofessional, very limited upper management and poor company values.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Designer in Irvine, CA
    Former Employee - Designer in Irvine, CA

    I worked at Fox Head full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Has a good brand image

    Cons

    going nowhere, fake family spiel and complete disrespect for their workforce.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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