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Updated Oct 21, 2022

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Found 207 of over 210 reviews
3.1
43% Recommend to a Friend
Next Step Living CEO Chris Catalano
35% Approve of CEO

Found 206 of over 210 reviews

3.1
43%
Recommend to a Friend
35%
Approve of CEO
Next Step Living CEO Chris Catalano
Chris Catalano
33 Ratings

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Pros
Cons
  • "there is a serious lack of communication and management is poor so people who work at the bottom tiers like OERs never can get a word heard.(in 14 reviews)
  • "The pay isn't great either unless you actually get people to sign up which is also very rare.(in 8 reviews)
  • "There was no work life balance the hours were from 12(in 6 reviews)
  • "Salary is low compare to other company(in 4 reviews)
  • "Leadership is arrogant and oblivious on how to run a company.(in 4 reviews)
Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Fun place to work if the stayed in business

    Jan 12, 2022 - Project Manager in Boston, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great community, everyone has a go get ‘em attitude.

    Cons

    Low salary. Closed the business.

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  2. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Former advisor

    Oct 21, 2022 - Energy Specialist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    positive work environment, enjoyed working with customers

    Cons

    next step living foreclosed out of the blue.

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  4. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Great company. Poorly managed

    Oct 10, 2022 - Senior Home Energy Specialist in Boston, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great people and culture. Very positive mission.

    Cons

    Poorly managed. Closed abruptly leaving all employees to fend for themselves.

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  5. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    good effort, didn't pull it off

    Aug 2, 2022 - Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Real mission commitment from CEO on down

    Cons

    Couldn't get the unit economics right. Not necessarily economies of scale in this space. Grew too fast.

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  6. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Sales

    Aug 19, 2022 - Sales 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Money was dec at the time

    Cons

    Driving was not dec at the time

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  7. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Good work ethic

    Dec 6, 2021 - HVAC Service Technician in Boston, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Continuous function work customer oriented focus

    Cons

    Temp work didn't or was not in business for long

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  8. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Okay job, failed business

    Dec 16, 2021 - Field Marketing Specialist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Ping pong, monthly socials, positive culture and work environment

    Cons

    Unsustainable business model, lack of transparency

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  9. 1.0
    Former Employee

    Not well run

    Jan 9, 2022 - Marketing 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Met good people when I was there

    Cons

    Poorly run, no business strategy

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  10. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Great

    Apr 26, 2021 - Sales Representative 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Fun environment and great people who were committed to achieving the same goal

    Cons

    Lack of processes made it very difficult

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  11. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Decent work environment

    May 27, 2021 - Direct Care Professional 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Flexible weekend schedule every other weekend. Can pick up hours if needed.

    Cons

    No downside with working with this company

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Next Step Living has an overall rating of 3.1 out of 5, based on over 210 reviews left anonymously by employees. 43% of employees would recommend working at Next Step Living to a friend and 31% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Next Step Living employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.9 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Next Step Living. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

43% of Next Step Living employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Next Step Living 3.1 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.6 for culture and values and 3.1 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Next Step Living to be culture, senior leadership, career development and the cons to be benefits, management, compensation.

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