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AppleOne Reviews

Updated December 10, 2018
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Pros
  • "Great company to work for , nothing to complain" (in 26 reviews)

  • "APPLE One continues to dedicate there time to find the right company that is a perfect fit" (in 22 reviews)

Cons
  • "Either the positions are contracted or temp to hire" (in 18 reviews)

  • "I have nothing but good things to say about Apple One" (in 24 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Account Executive"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AppleOne full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Ability to work independently or in a team
    Work/Life Balance
    Exposure to many industries
    Networking

    Cons

    If you have to be motivated by some one else, this isn't the job for you!


  2. "Temporary Employee"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Petaluma, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Petaluma, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AppleOne full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Temp jobs at different employers. One day to one week assignments. Responsive and attentive staff.

    Cons

    Temp jobs at different employers. One day to one week assignments

    Advice to Management

    Not Applicable

  3. "Good company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AppleOne full-time

    Pros

    They work hard to find a good fit

    Cons

    I have found None at all


  4. "Working as a temp for AppleOne"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Bellevue, WA
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AppleOne full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - They try to set you up with information before interviews by going over what the employer is looking for, how you should dress, the type of questions they may ask, etc.

    - They give tips on interview etiquette.

    - They interview you first to see what kind of work you are looking for and to get a sense of your personality.

    Cons

    POOR COMMUNICATION.

    I feel like I was set up for failure.

    - They completely dropped the ball on an assignment I was at and regardless of my attempts to communicate to report the issues, they didn't respond for a long time. Once they did respond, they weren't proactive in fixing the problem. It was extremely frustrating.

     The job description given did not match the actual job duties that were performed. The other temps working there (also with AppleOne) complained about the same issue. AppleOne had no idea that the employer was asking us to do things that required training and certification (the employer was also taking advantage of the temp staff because of this.) I was told I had to report to a manager but there was no management working there. I reported my concerns because the employer was breaking privacy laws but AppleOne did not respond.

    - If it wasn't for the lack of communication and support, I wouldn't have "left" this agency. I wish they would have helped me find a better position instead of ignoring me.

    - The pay is terrible. I know it's not entirely their choice but I wish they would advocate more for their employees as far as compensation goes.

    Advice to Management

    Although this is one of the better agencies I've worked with, I think there should be more help for employees that present evidence of a client that is sketchy. I also would have appreciated to have my concerns acknowledged and help being placed in a more suitable role.


  5. Helpful (1)

    "I've never loved any job as much as I love this one!!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Staffing Associate in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Staffing Associate in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AppleOne full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Amazing team to work with on a daily basis
    -Awesome branch and regional managers
    -Benefits are offered, Med/Den/Vis/Life, 401k, PTO
    -Training department that is available all the time to help
    -Executives are wonderful, attentive, involved
    -Frequent gatherings with all the offices in the region
    -So many other positive things to say about this place. I love it.

    Cons

    -It's exhausting! Personally, I like the challenge and I'm never bored so this is not really a con.
    -The work/life balance isn't what a lot of people want but it's really up to each individual to accomplish. Again, this is not a real con for me because I really like what I'm doing.

    Note: This job really isn't for everyone. It's challenging and requires patience and the ability to listen and learn from others. Other reviews mention micromanagement. I don't really see it as micromanaging, the training program is structured, absolutely. But it's structured that way for a reason and it works if you follow the model. If you don't, the business is really hard to build. This is why people end up making cold calls.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the amazing work, thank you for everything!


  6. "Great Training - Claims People First - Will burn your bridge quicker then you can blink."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Staffing Consultant in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Staffing Consultant in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at AppleOne full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Training.
    Hands On Approach to Recruiting.
    Team-Oriented Comradery
    Chance to "Build your desk like a business".

    Cons

    You are a seat, not an individual.
    Corporate - Micromanaged structure.
    Commission structure is poor.
    Ladder to climb is misguided.

    Advice to Management

    Treat your employees as fundamental to the branches' success, and not as an "easily replaceable commodity". Ridiculous that you can do so much good in your current role, and be making so much $$$ for your branch, and then can get let go at the slightest sign of dissatisfaction with your current role.


  7. "Great staffin personnel"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Office Assistant in Upland, CA
    Former Employee - Office Assistant in Upland, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AppleOne part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    They set you up with Good companies. They offer benefits and direct deposit.

    Cons

    Hired-on process depends on company. Not the staffing agency. And it can take longer than 3 months.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Temp to Perm type of employee"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kent, WA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kent, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AppleOne full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Courteous; Polite; Helpful; Knowledgeable; has numerous jobs on the books to work with;

    Cons

    Unresponsive; Lacks follow-thru; Has dropped the ball more than once; Frequent employee turnover;

    Advice to Management

    I am still considering how I would respond to this section.


  9. "Payroll Coordinator"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AppleOne full-time

    Pros

    The hours are the typical 8-5 with weekends off

    Cons

    The hour break is not paid


  10. "Account Executive"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AppleOne full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great sales training and development for your first few years

    Cons

    Development can be stagnant once you hit your stride, turnover high

    Advice to Management

    Treat your tenured staff with TLC