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Updated March 22, 2019
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Pros
  • "I worked part time during the summer of 2017" (in 35 reviews)

  • "Flexible hours, can choose when you'd like to work" (in 27 reviews)

Cons
  • "hard to balance full time and teaching responsibilities if you do choose to teach/tutor" (in 23 reviews)

  • "No benefits for part time employees" (in 20 reviews)

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  1. "Great company with lots of opportunities!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SAT Teacher and Tutor in Glastonbury, CT
    Current Employee - SAT Teacher and Tutor in Glastonbury, CT

    I have been working at Princeton Review part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    There's always opportunities to work and to try out different roles in the company. It's very flexible and it's easy to create your own schedule.

    Cons

    No benefits/work is mostly part-time. It's good to do in addition to something else.


  2. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Business Development Manager
    Current Employee - Business Development Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Princeton Review full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - autonomy
    - manage own region
    - no micromanagement from upper management
    - engage with real students and feel like you can make a difference
    - intelligent and supportive people within company

    Cons

    - eventually monotonous
    - not a ton of room for professional growth

  3. "Adios!"

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    Former Employee - Vice President in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Vice President in Chicago, IL

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

    Pros

    Used to be an entrepreneur's playground.

    Cons

    Brand is diluted and sinking quickly.


  4. "Decent pay, difficult to find opportunities, lots of work"

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    Current Employee - SAT/ACT Tutor in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - SAT/ACT Tutor in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Princeton Review part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The pay is decent and it does develop a lot of your skills

    Cons

    Difficult to find opportunities to tutor, and once you have one, preparation for it is fairly strenuous


  5. "Easy work at home"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tutor
    Former Employee - Tutor

    I worked at Princeton Review part-time

    Pros

    Set own hours, can do anywhere as long as you have laptop

    Cons

    Scheduling, little room for advancement

    Advice to Management

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  6. "Account Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Princeton Review full-time

    Pros

    Coworkers were nice to work with

    Cons

    No training or development when starting


  7. "SAT Teacher"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Princeton Review part-time

    Pros

    Good pay for a college student, paid training

    Cons

    Long commute to get to training

  8. "SAT tutor"

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    Current Employee - SAT Tutor in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - SAT Tutor in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Princeton Review part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    co-workers great; great atmosphere; fullfilling

    Cons

    the availability of jobs is very limited


  9. "good job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    easy and fun work here

    Cons

    there are no cons here


  10. "Outreach Assistant part time"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Princeton Review part-time

    Pros

    Can stay longer at the job to get more work done for the day.
    Clean office, quiet workspace

    Cons

    Upper management
    Getting laid off without any notice
    No benefits for part time employees