iStrategyLabs - Once incredible, now uninspired | Glassdoor
  1. Helpful (11)

    "Once incredible, now uninspired"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at iStrategyLabs full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    - Cool office - Smart, talented people to grow and learn from - Awesome hardware team

    Cons

    - Uninteresting work and loss of "special sauce": ISL used to legitimately make some of the coolest internet-connected physical devices on the planet. Social Machines were an absolute joy to work on and really pushed the boundary of modern marketing. Now, it's all social media posts, simplistic marketing sites and uninspiring web builds for small organizations. Don't get me wrong, if you are really into working for an...

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    Advice to Management

    - Take advice to begin with. I can recount numerous instances of someone speaking out at a town-hall meeting and then being privately told they were out of line. The ET creates a culture where if you think there is a problem, you are probably "not a good fit". - Be honest. When I was at ISL, trust in the executive team was extremely low - Where is Peter? Who is in charge?

    iStrategyLabs2017-06-09

Other Employee Reviews

  1. "Creative Technologist"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at iStrategyLabs

    Pros

    Great team and work atmosphere, emphasis on good technology.

    Cons

    Fast paced environment, possibility of working nights and weekends.

    iStrategyLabs2017-01-26
  2. Helpful (6)

    "A Hot Mess"

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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at iStrategyLabs full-time

    Pros

    A cute office, with some cute dogs, snacks, and time-off

    Cons

    Layoffs, cliques, poor direction

    Advice to Management

    Clean that place up or close.

    iStrategyLabs2018-08-24

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