Compare Absolute vs BuildDirect BETA

See how working at Absolute vs. BuildDirect compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Absolute vs. BuildDirect. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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BuildDirect

Employee Ratings

  • BuildDirect scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 168 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 82 reviews)
BuildDirect employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Absolute employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
BuildDirect employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Absolute employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.2
BuildDirect employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Absolute employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.9
BuildDirect employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Absolute employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Absolute Ceo Christy Wyatt
93%
93%Christy Wyatt
CEO Approval
BuildDirect Ceo Dan Park
94%
94%Dan Park
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
% Recommend to a friend
68%
BuildDirect employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Absolute employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
BuildDirect employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Absolute employees rated theirs.

Salaries

BuildDirect has 8 more total submitted salaries than Absolute.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer7 Salaries
CA$94,401/yr
Order Management1 Salaries
CA$58,699/yr
Customer Success Manager1 Salaries
CA$69,477/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer3 Salaries
CA$81,821/yr
Category Manager9 Salaries
CA$64,901/yr
Customer Consultant6 Salaries
CA$47,858/yr

What Employees Say

  • Absolute had 2 more reviews than BuildDirect that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "C level" was the most mentioned Con at Absolute.
  • "Sales team" was the most mentioned Con at BuildDirect.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 20 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 13 reviews)
Pros
"Unlimited vacation"(in 16 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"C level"(in 8 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
"Sales team"(in 5 reviews)
"Grow within"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous

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

Pros

Company has amazing history and technology that is meeting the market where it is today. CEO is a strong leader who is challenging teams to be customer-centric and innovation obsessed. It's a journey.

Cons

There's always growing pains during transformation.

"One of the best"Jun 24, 2020

Current Employee - Director of Sales

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

Pros

The hiring and on-boarding process was one of the best I've experienced. They ensure you're lined up for success. Absolutely fantastic culture. The energy from day one was noticeably different... than past companies I've worked for. Truly a work-family.

Cons

I can think of any cons

Advice to Management

Keep doing what you're doing

Job Postings

Absolute has 34 more recently posted open jobs than BuildDirect.