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"Great place to start your career"

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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 Octagon full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Great benefits and office culture. Exciting industry to be a part of. Great place for young professionals and recent graduates to start their career.

Cons

Difficult to advance or measure what it takes to earn a promotion which can become very frustrating over time. Other than that, it is a great place to work.

Advice to Management

Employees need more guidance and encouragement regarding their career path within the company.

Other Employee Reviews for Octagon

  1. "Great corporate culture and people. Awesome first job experience"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - ACCOUNT TRAINEE in Norwalk, CT
    Current Contractor - ACCOUNT TRAINEE in Norwalk, CT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Octagon as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Real marketing experience. Hands on, not cold calling or sales.

    Cons

    Low pay for entry level

    Advice to Management

    Increase pay for trainees and entry levels


  2. "Great place to get experience in sports and entertainment marketing"

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

    I have been working at Octagon full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Major long-term clients such as BMW, Master Card, Sprint, Home Depot. Culture is pretty relax. Not as laid back as a full creative agency, but the overall culture is fun.

    Cons

    Pay isn't that great for the amount of hours and travel involved.

    Advice to Management

    It's difficult for new people to understand the organization and its priorities beyond their individual account or team.

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