Ladders - Great company, poor product | Glassdoor
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"Great company, poor product"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Sales in New York, NY
Former Employee - Sales in New York, NY
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Great benefits, great people, free food, unlimited vacation

Cons

Product doesnt work, the database of active subscribers is misrepresented to potential clients, impossible to get people to renew business after product fails - your classic "one and done", keep changing their business model, sales management have no strategy, no direction and no answers

Advice to Management

make your flagship product better instead of offering different prodicts to drive revenue

Other Employee Reviews for Ladders

  1. "Laid back place to work but don't look for a career."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Job Search Advisor in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Job Search Advisor in New York, NY
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Best Reasons include well stock fridge and snacks. You can wear whatever you'd like to work to a certain extent. Clock in at 9 clock out at 6. No overtime. Banging Holiday Party. Good benefits.

    Cons

    Not really a place where you can grow. You can be one of the most intelligent people but the company will never recognize that. People rewarded based on how long they have been at the company not on individual skill or merit. Mangers follow under this same guideline and don't posses the skills any experienced manager would. You hear more from gossip about the company then managers presenting you with information of what is going on.

    Advice to Management

    Communication. Give your employees something to work towards.


  2. Helpful (3)

    "Innovative and fun place to work with lots of potential"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Human Resources in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Sure, the snack and game rooms are perks but there are so many other pros to working at TheLadders.com. The environment is great- spacious, bright, clean and the people are intelligent, warm and friendly. This is a place that you can certainly feel like you are on team. The company does a fantastic job in educating everyone where management wants to take the company, what initiatives we are taking, challenges that we face as well as what we are doing to correct it and how to be further progressive in our culture and products. Compensation is more than fair and any time that I have ever requested off has been approved. The customer service model which TheLadders uses is top notch and there is tremendous growth potential with some of the products that are being released.

    Cons

    Although one has much to learn as a professional at TheLadders, the opportunity to advance from within can be somewhat limited due to career progression structures.

    Advice to Management

    Re-vamp career progression opportunities <-- this is already in the works...


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