Stonehill & Taylor Architects - Poorly managed | Glassdoor
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    "Poorly managed"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Stonehill & Taylor Architects full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    I liked the casual fun atmosphere, and most of the projects were interesting & challenging to work on. Many projects were published. The staff are friendly and the office is large by NYC standards, and includes a pool table. There are office parties/ gatherings each month. Generally, they pay slightly higher than average. Overall, the office has good energy.

    Cons

    The firm has grown extremely fast, and management is less than adequate. Unfortunately, they are too busy to address the issue thoroughly. Many project managers have to poach staff constantly, yet certain managers have enormous teams. There is A LOT of favoritism by management, and a lot of secretive meetings. Proposals and business development are not mentored to/shared with senior staff. Project credit is not shared...

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    Advice to Management

    S&T really requires an additional layer of management, and a design director that is hands-on and in-office daily, who works with architects, too. Architects need to be able to design more, designers need to learn to draw. Regular staffing meetings are needed. More transparency in office business would also benefit in mentoring staff, as well as creating a less-secretive and exclusive office culture. There is one partner...

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    Stonehill & Taylor Architects2014-06-09

Other Employee Reviews

  1. "Excellent company"

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    Current Employee - Architect 

    I have been working at Stonehill & Taylor Architects full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent company; aesthetic, professional positive environment. Good vibes and appreciation for competency.

    Cons

    They should have better wine for the office party.

    Stonehill & Taylor Architects2017-12-16
  2. "Great company can get lost in the mix"

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    Former Employee - Designer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Stonehill & Taylor Architects full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Interesting projects. Enjoyable working atmosphere, not too stressful.

    Cons

    Easy to get lost in the mix

    Stonehill & Taylor Architects2019-04-24

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