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I worked at Appster full-time (Less than a year)
Appster is a fairly successful startup in IT/Mobile domain. It's going through some business challenges related to growth and it's nothing new. As an organization, Appster had faced these challenges in the past but always sailed through these by taking a few corrective decisions. It happens with many startups, medium sized and large organization. However, Untill I was there, I always felt that the organization was absolutely fair in it's practices, policies and intentions to grow and provide growth opportunities. I'm also thankful to both the Co-founders to generate employment opportunities for us and for our country. However, there have been some corrective decisions, rightfully taken, due to either performance or business call but none of the deserving and high performers need to feel insecure coz Appster has always been a performance driven company and will continue to be the same. Remember, it's not a funded company and there are times when cost control measures are exercised which are necessary for the long term growth, sustainability and job security for high performers. I'm glad that I was a part of Appster's journey and wish we had grown much bigger coz that would have ensured continuity there. Nevertheless, I still have a great respect for the company and I wish them success and growth while I continue to cherish my tenure there.
Decision making! I feel some decisions were not right and some decisions were delayed but again, it happens. We all make mistakes and take wrong decisions but if we learn from those and don't repeat them, we can bounce back with a much better strategy.
Advice to Management
You are at a point where you need to really strategize the next steps very carefully and thoughtfully. In my view, you must involve a good business consultant, describe the whole business situation and seek their suggestions to re-strategize things.
I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at Appster (Gurgaon, Haryana) in November 2017.
The interviewer was unprofessional.He was not a technical person but was pretended to be a technical guy.
He asked some irrelevant question and gave his wrong justification.
He was not able to Express his questions
Super excited to announce that Appster is now Great Place To Work Certified!
Huge thanks to the entire team at Appster, especially the Human Resources, who leave no stone unturned in making life at Appster nothing short of awesome!
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