Absolute Reviews

Updated Sep 20, 2020

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3.8
74%
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95%
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Absolute Chief Executive Officer Christy Wyatt
Christy Wyatt
13 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 direction and great potential"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good company culture. A lot of perks and benefits. Generally more care of employees. Great potential for the business domain and growth.

    Cons

    Some left over technical debts and project challenges from previous management. But also more fun to resolve them.

  2. "Work environment"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Vancouver, BC

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

    Pros

    Good work life balance and good pay

    Cons

    Repetitive work and there are not much to learn

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  3. "No headline"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It has pretty good company culture.

    Cons

    So far, I have nothing to complain.

  4. "Good company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Partner Marketing Manager 

    I worked at Absolute full-time

    Pros

    Great software potential, and great company culture.

    Cons

    Too much politics in the marketing department.

  5. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Finance in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Company is heading in a good direction

    Cons

    There are a lot of institutional drawbacks which slow down the Company's ability to move quickly

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Good experience but change of Management team"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Inside Sales Account Manager in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Downtown - Network - Internal job opportunities

    Cons

    Change of management team - tracking software of your work

  7. Helpful (4)

    "Toxic Environment"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant in Vancouver, BC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Absolute full-time

    Pros

    Downtown and central location and nice office

    Cons

    Toxic and bullying environment Managers have zero manager training Too many chiefs and executives Business is very discombobulated Extremely unprofessional environment

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  8. Helpful (7)

    "Great teammates but leadership lacks proper vision and sometimes experience"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior QA Engineer in Vancouver, BC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Competitive salary, great company culture and team mates, good perks and benefits

    Cons

    Management and leadership team lacks long term vision and goals at times. Leadership team are all over the place - not sure if it’s feasible to have so many Chief officers, executives who have to be flown in and beat their accommodations etc. Most of the time you won’t find them at the office. Why not hire leaders locally? Too many hirings and firings! Management not always open to feedback or open to changes internally. Can be difficult to work with HR or management.

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  9. "Great job with lots of opportunity"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Helpdesk Analyst in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -The people you work with are very great -Everyone seems to be willing to help -Getting coverage for time off is not hard -Pushes you to work more and more -Great benefits (Health) -Work life Balance is great -Management team is very helpful and encourages you to keep working hard

    Cons

    None that I can complain about

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  10. "All good"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in Vancouver, BC

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

    Pros

    Good people, good technology

    Cons

    Some churn, could promote more internally

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