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Flik Reviews

Updated December 5, 2017
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Pros
  • you have free food, Employees can do what ever they want (in 5 reviews)

  • Monday through Friday, good benefits (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • same thing every day, long hours (in 3 reviews)

  • Work/life balance, underdeveloped employees at every level (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "ok if managers are relatable"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Flik full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits for full time

    Cons

    not great for time off and uniforms are inefficient


  2. "Deceiving"

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    Current Employee - Conference Coordinator/Reception in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Conference Coordinator/Reception in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Flik full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Because there are so many accounts, you do have a fair amount of job security and options for transfers.

    Cons

    Management takes advantage of employees that are seeking opportunities and will dangle empty promises in front of you.

    Advice to Management

    Stop recycling managers that have a history of misconduct. Get rid of the bad apples.

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Frustrating company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, DE
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, DE
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at Flik full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Always short staffed so there is always plenty of overtime.

    Cons

    Management is disorganized. Policies are not followed regarding employees. Management does not encourage growth within the company. Food quality for residents is not monitored by management.

    Advice to Management

    Learn how to prioritize


  4. "If you have opportunities elsewhere don’t join FLIK"

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    Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Flik full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Free food, weekends off, 401K

    Cons

    Work/life balance, underdeveloped employees at every level.

    Advice to Management

    Do better at gathering anonymous data so you can better understand the MANY deficiencies and actually take action on the trends you gather


  5. "Ambassador"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Flik full-time

    Pros

    Health benefits, 401k and meal plan.

    Cons

    unorganized management team and poor hiring choices

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employees


  6. "sous chef managing employees prepping and creating a menu"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Networking, freedom to expand and create new dishes

    Cons

    Unbalance work life, Overworked, low compensation


  7. "Director of Dining Services"

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

    I worked at Flik full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Highly professional, opportunities for growth, reward performance

    Cons

    Expect to work until the job is completed. Not a spot for clock-watchers if you are in a management position

    Advice to Management

    5 star employer does not need advice

  8. "Beware to the wise"

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    Former Employee - Lead Chef in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Lead Chef in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Flik full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great environment to work in.

    Cons

    Not enough qualified passionate Cooks hired. Professionalism is throne out the window in some cases. Quality Chefs are shunned.

    Advice to Management

    Uplift the quality passionate professionals


  9. "Hard work average pay"

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    Former Employee - Front Desk Agent in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - Front Desk Agent in Austin, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Flik full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The schedule was flexible given enough notice.

    Cons

    Micro managed, felt as if i was always being watched.

    Advice to Management

    Stop treating your emloyees as if they're teenagers.


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Good starting company"

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    Former Employee - FOH Manager in Jf Kennedy Ap, NY
    Former Employee - FOH Manager in Jf Kennedy Ap, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Flik full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Get some experience and hopefully move on to a better place.

    Cons

    A bit stiff and coldish at the top.

    Advice to Management

    Loosen up.


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