Circleback - Wouldn't touch with a barge-pole | Glassdoor
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    "Wouldn't touch with a barge-pole"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Vienna, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Circleback full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Allegedly well-funded; aggressively small team; the view is relatively nice; the elevators work; free coffee; personal desk; gulag-esque work atmosphere

    Cons

    Zero regard for well-being of employees, fundamental flaws in the product, complete charlatan of a CEO. If you are an investor, or, alternatively, you are potentially looking at this company as a next step in your career, run, run as fast as you can. Let me paint a picture. Imagine you're working your hands to the bone for more than 50 hours a week, the whole "first one in, last one out"-type deal. Imagine if you're...

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    Advice to Management

    Run, run like hell; alternatively, figure out how to not be so completely tone-deaf towards employees; also, hire people who actually know what they are doing.

    Circleback2015-11-13

Other Employee Reviews

  1. "CircleBack Review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Circleback

    Pros

    Very good company, good people

    Cons

    I can't think of any.

    Advice to Management

    None

    Circleback2017-10-18
  2. "Great startup solving a really difficult problem"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Circleback full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    learn a lot, be challenged good team atmosphere team empowered to get the job done nice perks: flexible work hours, HH, unlimited vacation, good benefits

    Cons

    a lot of work due to a small size team, a fair amount of context switching as one can expect in a startup

    Circleback2017-09-12

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