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Great Company - So Great I've Worked There Twice

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Boston, MA (US)
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA (US)

I worked at Wayfair as a contractor for less than a year

Pros

-Outstanding/extensive benefits package (3.2 weeks PTO, health/dental/vision, sox/bruins/celtics tickets, discount movie tickets, free snacks, yearly bonus...)
-Great work/life balance
-Transparent work environment. Directors, VPs and Co-Founders are easy to talk to and provide insight and guidance.
-Casual dress code. Jeans/t-shirts and shorts in the summer.
-Great office space (right near the Pru) and easy to get to from MBTA.
-Getting to work with some of the brightest minds in Boston.
-Fun culture that promotes creativity and growth.

Cons

-Salaries can be a little low on the business side but that's something senior management is aware of and working to fix.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Continue to hire top talent and keep your employees happy. The market in Boston is extremely competitive (especially in software) and the last thing you want is to lose talent to competing companies.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 4 people found this helpful  

    Growing Tired

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Boston, MA (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA (US)

    I have been working at Wayfair full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    This was a great "right out of school" job... the culture and learning opportunities are a plus.

    Cons

    Little room for advancement if you aren't an outsider with an MBA from a top school. Management has trouble recognizing and developing the talent they already have.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay more! And utilize people for the skills they have, not the skills you wish they had.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Better than some, worse than others

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Service Representative  in  Boston, MA (US)
    Current Employee - Sales Service Representative in Boston, MA (US)

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

    Pros

    Good benefits/culture. Young company with smart and talented people working there.

    Cons

    Stuck in entry level, paultry entry level salaries

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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