Compare Creative Circle vs FreeUp BETA

See how working at Creative Circle vs. FreeUp compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Creative Circle vs. FreeUp. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Creative Circle

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FreeUp

Employee Ratings

  • FreeUp scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 221 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.8
(based on 117 reviews)
FreeUp employees rated their Overall Rating 1.0 higher than Creative Circle employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.7
FreeUp employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than Creative Circle employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
FreeUp employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Creative Circle employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.7
FreeUp employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Creative Circle employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.7
FreeUp employees rated their Senior Management 1.3 higher than Creative Circle employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.7
FreeUp employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Creative Circle employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Creative Circle Ceo Creative Circle
82%
82%Creative Circle
CEO Approval
FreeUp Ceo Marc Hardgrove
100%
100%Marc Hardgrove
FreeUp employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than Creative Circle employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
% Recommend to a friend
94%
FreeUp employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Creative Circle employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
94%
FreeUp employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 38% higher than Creative Circle employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Creative Circle has 313 more total submitted salaries than FreeUp.
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What Employees Say

  • "Gigs" was the most mentioned Pro at Creative Circle.
  • "Freelancer" was the most mentioned Pro at FreeUp.
  • Creative Circle had 1 more reviews than FreeUp that mentioned "No cons" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Gigs"(in 17 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 15 reviews)
Pros
"Freelancer"(in 19 reviews)
"Nathan"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Hourly rate"(in 22 reviews)
"No cons"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
"No cons"(in 14 reviews)
"Freelancer"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Contractor - Senior Graphic Designer

I have been working at Creative Circle for more than a year

Pros

Recruiters stay connected, care and look out for your best fit

Cons

Currently it is hard to find a permanent placement

Current Freelancer - Graphic Designer/Business Coach/Customer Service Freelancer

I have been working at FreeUp for less than a year

Pros

FreeUp is evolving as times change. Even with these changes, the core values, and processes which made FreeUp successful in the past are the basis for their future success. They have a great way of... matching clients with freelancers. They are very responsive to questions and concerns about projects.

Cons

They could have more categories for projects from clients.

Advice to Management

Keep moving forward. The business model and the concept are very relative to the needs of today.

Job Postings

Creative Circle has 994 more recently posted open jobs than FreeUp.