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Global Spectrum Reviews

Updated Feb 21, 2020

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3.7
80%
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84%
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John Page
14 Ratings
Pros
  • "The company is growing exponentially in terms of its breadth of venues, mostly in second and third tier cities(in 5 reviews)

  • "Great people, great atmosphere in the office(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours, occasionally awkward employee interactions(in 14 reviews)

  • "Staffing is relatively small, so full-time staff gets stretched thin and worn down(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Laborer"

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    Operations in Kingston, RI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Global Spectrum for more than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment Great management Tough work Great team

    Cons

    Long hours but reasonable for the position

    Global Spectrum2018-09-24
  2. "Part Time"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Global Spectrum part-time

    Pros

    Friendly co-workers Lots of opportunities to work on different events

    Cons

    None that I can think of as a part time employee

    Global Spectrum2018-03-04
  3. "Change Over Crew"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Global Spectrum part-time

    Pros

    Willing to work with employee's schedules from outside of work. Team basicedwork

    Cons

    Lack of contacting with employees about work.

    Global Spectrum2017-11-22
  4. "Operations Crew"

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    Former Employee - Operations Crew in Orlando, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Global Spectrum part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    You can get access to some cool behind the scenes experience working at the CFE by becoming a part of their operations crew.

    Cons

    The management at the stadium was extremely disorganized. They also seemed to pick a personal preference for employees, which led to see employees being treated worse than other. There was also an extremely high turnover rate because employees would quit within a few months of being hired.

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    Global Spectrum2017-07-15
  5. "Set Up Crew"

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    Current Employee - Set Up Crew in Tallahassee, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Global Spectrum part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    People to work with are great. Supervisors are decent as well.

    Cons

    Politics of every organization can irritate. Lack of organization at times.

    Global Spectrum2017-02-21
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Facility Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Norfolk, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Global Spectrum full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good Company to work for. Sporting and entertainment venues. They provide decent training and bonus eligibility. Opportunity for advancement and relocation.

    Cons

    Some time long hours. But flexible when business is slow. Depending on the contract, the client can specify and control wages and work staff .

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    Global Spectrum2017-01-19
  7. "how you doin'"

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    Former Employee - Operations 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Global Spectrum full-time

    Pros

    They offered competitive benefits, many avenues to pursue internally as a medium sized player in venue management which could be a good experience builder for those starting out

    Cons

    not a diverse company culture, little representation of women. Overall a very sports, conservative minded vibe

    Global Spectrum2016-12-31
  8. "Event Staff/Securit"

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    I have been working at Global Spectrum

    Pros

    Good exposure to a diverse range of people. Very flexible with scheduling. Face paced work environment.

    Cons

    No opportunity for advancement. Poor management. Lack of benefits and appreciation for employees. Too many demands and not worth the stress.

    Global Spectrum2016-11-11
  9. "Good"

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    Director of Events 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Global Spectrum for more than 5 years

    Pros

    I've had positive experiences but it also depends on what facility you work in.

    Cons

    Corporate culture is non-existent. Efforts to create one fail routinely.

    Global Spectrum2016-09-23
  10. "Awesome Boss"

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    Former Employee - Account Executive in Hartford, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Global Spectrum full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Freedom, motivation, creative and critical thinking assignments

    Cons

    Long hours, occasionally awkward employee interactions

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    Global Spectrum2016-06-27
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