Help Scout Overview

  • www.helpscout.com
  • Boston, MA
  • 51 to 200 Employees
  • 2011
  • Company - Private
  • Computer Hardware Development
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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Help Scout is made by roughly 150 people in 80+ cities around the world, all with a passion for helping others. We come from diverse backgrounds and are united by an enthusiasm for great products and delightful customer experiences. Over 12,000 companies use Help Scout on a ...
Mission: Help Scout empowers customer-centric businesses with software that serves people in the most human, helpful way.

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Help Scout Reviews

4.8
95%
Recommend to a Friend
94%
Approve of CEO
Nick Francis
Nick Francis
14 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"The best place I've worked"

Mar 16, 2022 - Content Marketer
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

It would be tough to find a better company with a better workplace environment than Help Scout. The communication from leadership, manager-to-report relationships, and work-life blend are absolutely

Cons

Not many! It can be tough for some to adjust to the remote work environments, but Help Scout is intentional with onboarding, company retreats, and respectful meeting culture. I will say the hiring

Advice to Management

Stay genuine and keep prioritizing employees. Make sure you're supporting your teams by staffing them enough to maintain processes and grow their initiatives the way they want! Also - need to
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Diversity & Inclusion at Help Scout

5.0
(8 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

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Help Scout Interviews

Experience
Positive55%
Negative30%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online76%
Recruiter11%
Employee Referral8%
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  1. Mid-Level Marketing Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
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    Positive Experience

    Interview

    Overall the process went really smooth and everyone at Help Scout was really nice. There was a miscommunication on the payment for homework and they made it right several months later. I’ve tried deleting my other interview review or updating it but it won’t let me do either
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Help Scout Awards & Accolades

  • Top Company CulturesEntrepreneur Magazine2015

Pledges & Certifications

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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Does Help Scout offer unlimited time off?

...Work/Life balance is also great and employee's time is respected.💯...

October 8, 2021

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