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WorldVentures Holdings Reviews

Updated Jul 9, 2019

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2.8
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Josh Paine
21 Ratings
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  • "No diversity in upper management(in 12 reviews)

  • "emergencies’ that are not time sensitive at all and continues to foster an extreme culture of fear 24/7 resulting in zero work/life balance(in 9 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "You Should Work Here"

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    Current Employee - Operations Analyst in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at WorldVentures Holdings full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    *Friendly staff *Lots of opportunity for growth *Fun Environment *Company genuinely cares about the staff *Great benefits!! *13 years in business and continuing to grow *Passionate leadership *Exciting business to be a part of

    Cons

    No Cons to share, being employed by WorldVentures has been a rewarding and enjoyable experience

    WorldVentures Holdings2019-02-01

    WorldVentures Holdings Response

    February 22, 2019

    Thanks for your review. We are happy to hear that you enjoy working with our One Big Team and thanks for noticing our unique culture and benefits – it’s something we deeply care about. Our company is growing, and we have many positions available that are listed on Glassdoor. We also ...

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  2. Helpful (2)

    "Its a job, better than fast food I guess"

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    Former Employee - Product Development in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at WorldVentures Holdings full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good benefits, mostly great coworkers, good pto structure

    Cons

    Read all of the low star reviews on here already. They are spot on.

    Advice to Management

    none, i am glad i got out when i did

    WorldVentures Holdings2019-07-09
  3. Helpful (3)

    "50/50 place"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at WorldVentures Holdings full-time

    Pros

    Fun place, great work/life balance

    Cons

    Management lacks experience, changes too often

    WorldVentures Holdings2019-05-02

    WorldVentures Holdings Response

    May 21, 2019

    Thanks for your feedback. We’re excited that you enjoy working with us. We strive to make our culture fun and unique, and value flexibility when it comes to work/life balance. Even more so with our approach to employees’ total well-being through our benefits and living well program. ...

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  4. Helpful (21)

    "Don't just walk away. RUN. For those who are still there: GET OUT!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Plano, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at WorldVentures Holdings full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A couple of things to note before you read this review: 1. I left willingly, on my own accord, for a much better opportunity where I'm actually valued and seen as a human being. 2. Current employees were CONSTANTLY "politely asked" and "reminded" to write reviews on Glassdoor. I would estimate their real score to be about 2.1-2.3 out of 5 after adjusting for the inflated reviews. 3. This review is about the corporate...

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    Cons

    Listed in ascending order of severity: -The healthcare credit program got a bit stingier this year. -If you're a contractor or hourly employee, you will be treated like second class citizen. -Good leaders are slowly losing their spirit, looking to leave, or already laid off by the insane executive team. -Most of the best people already left. When this company was actually fun to work at, WV corporate was lucky...

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    Advice to Management

    Please stop doing illegal, unethical, horrible things to your members, reps, and employees. So basically, how about pay everyone a severance and shut this hot mess down?

    WorldVentures Holdings2019-03-16

    WorldVentures Holdings Response

    March 19, 2019

    We’re sorry to hear that our efforts did not meet your expectations during your employment with us. We strive to make sure our employees feel valued and appreciated and commend ourselves on having a diverse company that is often celebrated through culture events. To your point, we ...

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  5. Helpful (21)

    "Constant layoffs. Illegal business practices. Deceitful Executives."

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    Former Employee - Information Technology in Plano, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at WorldVentures Holdings full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Some of the best people I had the pleasure of working with. The employees were the best part of the company. Easy going, laid back atmosphere. Clear and concise expectations for job and performance.

    Cons

    Executive leadership is a train wreck crashing into a dumpster fire of hot garbage. Constant layoffs for the past two years. Company is sued in every country they operate in. If that doesn't tell you something... CEO fake cries during speeches to entire corporate staff as practice for speeches to reps at sales training events. The company is a scam. Plain and simple.

    Advice to Management

    Instead of laying off hard working loyal employees that actually work for a living, maybe give the C-Levels a pay cut and save on wasteful spending. How can you justify paying an executive who does literally nothing almost $750,000 a year?!?

    WorldVentures Holdings2019-01-04

    WorldVentures Holdings Response

    January 10, 2019

    Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and how valuable you felt our team members are here at WorldVentures Holdings. Over the past two years we’ve taken steps to right-size our resources, expanding and contracting as needed, to meet the demands of the business. Within ...

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  6. "Best job I’ve ever had!"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at WorldVentures Holdings full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    • culture is on point • management really seems to care • great work to home and home to work environment • I’ve only been working there a week and already feel apart of the family • fun!

    Cons

    • recruitment lack of communication

    Advice to Management

    Maybe hire more trainers!

    WorldVentures Holdings2018-12-22

    WorldVentures Holdings Response

    January 9, 2019

    Thank you for your feedback and for joining our One Big Team as we journey to the best place to work. Our unique culture is our passion and our senior leadership team is always looking for ways to improve our communications and channels for employee feedback. Also, it sounds like ...

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  7. Helpful (11)

    "Changes happening"

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    Current Employee - N/A in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at WorldVentures Holdings full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    I have worked at WV for several years and it has been a bit of rollercoaster ride. The organization is currently going through extensive change and the process of change is hard. Early in my tenure the company had a vibrant culture, uniquely diverse in every sense of the word and they lived the fun, freedom and fulfillment philosophy. Clearly this worked for WV through the early days of the company. As recently as...

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    Cons

    Not everyone pulling in the same direction yet, some lingering mistrust exists

    Advice to Management

    Continue the recovery and holding the org accountable to financial stability and don't lose sight of expense control.

    WorldVentures Holdings2018-11-10
  8. Helpful (2)

    "Fun but stressful"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at WorldVentures Holdings full-time

    Pros

    Caring, Rovia is the best part of the company

    Cons

    Leadership on sales side is operating outside of his strength... doesn’t know how to stop the bleeding

    WorldVentures Holdings2018-11-03
  9. Helpful (23)

    "180000 reasons to run away"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Plano, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at WorldVentures Holdings full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    there are still 180000 +/- paying members (this is an MLM after all) and paychecks are at the top of the heap in cash meetings. so yea you'll get paid also they are encouraging employees to write reviews in here in GD, so they maybe want to hear whats coming. its so hard to recruit people so you can probably get hired as a senior manager or director and get a resume boost with little problem. and be paid well for...

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    Cons

    No review here could really do justice to the turn around this place has gone through in the last 3 ish years. suffice it to say we were at over 500k members and growing 3 years ago and are now around 180k...steady decline and no plan or end insight to turn things around at this point... other than opex cuts across the board. most importantly due to the triangle shape of the business model with less and less and less...

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    Advice to Management

    be way more honest about our companies future prospects. your words are hollow when the people your speaking to can read the numbers for them selves and the negative sentiment hangs in the air around us like a dense fog. give us any sense of a real vision we can invest in for the future and absolutely quit diluting our efforts and allow us to do just one thing better than anyone else can before we try to storm over...

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    WorldVentures Holdings2018-10-19
  10. Helpful (24)

    "Hard to like it here"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Plano, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at WorldVentures Holdings full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great, supportive, hardworking coworkers - some of the best people I've ever worked with. My manager is a great boss. Unlimited time off. Good pay.

    Cons

    Constantly changing priorities make working there exhausting, demoralizing and frustrating. Emergencies with ridiculously aggressive deadlines are status quo. These are quickly forgotten and the work discarded when the next emergency comes along. For this reason, it is hard to make progress on any projects with long term benefits, yet we are berated by executive management for not getting these things done. Lots of going-behind-the-back...

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    Advice to Management

    Josh, lay off the crocodile tears. We don't want to hear you pontificate at every turn. Eddie, save your pep talks. We've heard it all before. Both of you, stop making up spontaneous promises and fake dates from the stage. Your employees stream the events. They laugh and roll their eyes but then lose sleep and get ulcers because they know whatever you said to the reps will become next week’s emergencies. Jim, put down...

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    WorldVentures Holdings2018-10-13
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