Drake International Reviews

Updated Mar 2, 2021

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4.0
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Drake International Founder, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer R. W. (Bill) Pollock (no image)
R. W. (Bill) Pollock
99 Ratings
Pros
  • "Fun and rewarding working environment(in 13 reviews)

  • "Recent IT upgrades have made life so much easier for consultants, great team culture and accessible senior management team(in 11 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Amazing"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Branch Sales Manager in Halifax, NS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    An international company that feels local. Am lucky to work with so many talented individuals.

    Cons

    Nothing. This is the greatest agency to work with.

  2. "Good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Student in Montreal, QC

    I worked at Drake International full-time

    Pros

    Fast pace productive good colleagues

    Cons

    Work life balance and bureaucratic


  3. "Ok"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - 360 Recruitment Consultant 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Drake International full-time

    Pros

    Nice people but not good work environment

    Cons

    Lots and lots of cons!

  4. "Could use stronger and more innovative workplace culture"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Manager 

    I worked at Drake International full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Supportive team, comfortable work environment

    Cons

    Could be more agile with innovation and use an update across the board.

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  5. "Team was great"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Recruitment Consultant in Edmonton, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Drake International full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Team was great, free parking

    Cons

    No work life balance, higher ups could use a lesson in how to treat their managers and staff

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  6. "Outdated Infrastructure"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Account Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Drake International full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Collaborative working environment, interesting work.

    Cons

    Outdated management from the owner and outdated infrastructure.

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  7. "It was a good first job"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Client Relationship Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Drake International full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    -I liked my manager a lot

    Cons

    -the people were not that nice -it is not a current company

  8. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - AZ Driver 

    I have been working at Drake International full-time

    Pros

    Overall great place to work

    Cons

    Nothing negative to say n/a

  9. "Fast paced"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Recruitment Consultant in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Drake International full-time

    Pros

    Flexibility Interesting commission structure Nice team

    Cons

    Very sales focus High volume Micromanagement sometimes

  10. "autonomous environment"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Managing Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Drake International full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    trusted to do your own businss development, good incentives.

    Cons

    archaic management team, needs to evolve and find a balance

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