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  • 401K Plan  (11 comments)

    “Plenty of mutual fund options for all investment styles from one of the best companies around. Plus, company match up to a threshold. Really well...”

  • Health Insurance  (9 comments)

    “BCBS is a good provider however Forrester is finding more and more reasons to pass more of the expense on to the employee”

  • Vacation & Paid Time Off  (8 comments)

    “Employees rarely take more than one week off at a time in the US offices, in part because even if you take vacation in a quarter, your goals remain...”

  • Apr 28, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    401k is very good, basic health dental and vision

  • Sep 12, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Work life balance benefits great, health insurance is pricey for family package.

  • May 26, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Normal benefits package - Best aspect is 401k match. 3 weeks vacation Healthcare/Dental 401k Discounts

  • May 22, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Forrester has a standard benefits package for a public company of its size: 401(k) matching, insurance options, fitness program. It recently started offering two tiers of healthcare insurance -- one with lower premiums and higher deductible, and one with higher premiums and a slightly lower deductible.

  • May 19, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Solid package but changes made to health insurance without fully communicating to current employees. Smaller perks that are free to the company like passing on group discounts can be pleasant, but health insurance is increasingly expensive with increasing minimum spend before benefits kick in. Not large enough to negotiate really superb insurance rates. Nice PTO plan.

  • Apr 05, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Boston, Massachusetts

    For someone young and just starting out Forrester is extremely helpful in explaining their offerings and making sure people know where to go to get help when they have questions

  • Apr 04, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Senior Account Manager in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Maternity Leave & Lack of any real Leave of Absence

  • Feb 07, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in San Francisco, California

    The healthcare packages seem particularly generous, especially in this age of the ACA. Stock purchase, time off, compensation, 401K are all pretty good, but what you would expect. The company's policy about working from home versus from an office is too strict and outdated.

  • Jan 16, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Analyst in Cambridge, Massachusetts

    Some of the best benefits I have seen in these times (if you choose the more expensive option). BCBS of MA is the provider.

  • Dec 30, 2016
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in San Francisco, California

    The best thing: great health insurance coverage. I've had physicians and doctor office staff comment on how great it is. The worst thing: if you're in sales you CANNOT take any time off the last two weeks of the year due to Forrester being on a calendar fiscal year end. It's the worst when you can't fully enjoy the holidays with your family and friends that are on vacation. Definite case of FOMO!

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