Absolute Reviews

Updated Apr 23, 2021

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3.9
72%
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92%
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Absolute Chief Executive Officer Christy Wyatt
Christy Wyatt
30 Ratings
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  • "C-level executives threaten and force employees(in 8 reviews)

  • "A lot of pressure from senior management, especially quarter end(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Data Engineer in Vancouver, BC

    I have been working at Absolute full-time

    Pros

    A good company to work with.

    Cons

    No cons I can find so far.

  2. "Certainly a company to watch for!"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Vancouver, BC
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great team culture across the board

    Cons

    constant change within sales org


  3. "Business Applications is a great department to work in. Very supportive management and team."

    4.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Applications Developer in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Absolute full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great team and manager. Bonus when you got it was always great, monthly socials, weekly fitness classes, free food and snacks. Annual Whistler trip.

    Cons

    3 weeks holiday, no clear career progression.

  4. "Good opportunity to learn"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Support Specialist in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Vacation policy is amazing, this was recently changed and we have the opportunity to take what we need.

    Cons

    Lack of information and commute on my case it's too far.

  5. "Amazing place to work!"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Chief Information Officer in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Strong visionary leadership from CEO

    Cons

    A lot of work ahead of us.

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  6. "Great company"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Product Owner in Surrey, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Absolute full-time

    Pros

    Very stable company with stable cash flow

    Cons

    Hard to move up or move within the company.

  7. "Lots of potential but struggles to focus."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Management in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people, tries to take care of the people, striving to mature as a company.

    Cons

    Not investing enough in the business, trying to do too many things.

  8. Helpful (2)

    "No direction"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Vancouver, BC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Salaries can be competitive. Good mix of technology to work on.

    Cons

    Management has no strategy and chases easy wins. Cult of personality centered around CEO

  9. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Executive 

    I have been working at Absolute full-time

    Pros

    Amazing people and team members.

    Cons

    Compensation is lower than industry average

  10. "Best work culture and friendly colleagues"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Learning Content Specialist in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Salary meeting/exceeding industry standards Inclusive and friendly work culture Interesting product to learn, work with and gain experience

    Cons

    Recently joined . I haven't encountered any cons yet. Fairly positive that there won't be any major cons in the future too.

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