Prodigy Education Reviews

Updated Jan 25, 2021

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4.5
91%
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Prodigy Education Co-CEOs Alex Peters & Rohan Mahimker (no image)
Alex Peters & Rohan Mahimker
70 Ratings
Pros
  • "Prodigy is high growth in every sense of the word(in 13 reviews)

  • "Plus a great Health and Learning fund(in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • "There's not really anything negative I've ever experienced in my 10 months at Prodigy(in 8 reviews)

  • "I'm not sure if this is a con, but since the company is getting bigger, the culture will inevitably change(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Best job I've ever had"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer II in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Smart people, great culture, great product, strong purpose

    Cons

    there are no cons I can think of

  2. "Amazing Company Culture and Mission"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Oakville, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    * Great onboarding process * Generous work from home benefits * Personal work-time flexibility and autonomy to get your work done * Huge growth potential and encouraging personal growth

    Cons

    * Nothing I disagree with


  3. COVID-19

    "Great People, Great Product, Ambitious Growth Prospects"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Data Scientist in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    - Smart, engaged, diverse group of colleagues who really care about the quality of the product being put in front of students, teachers and parents - Management is setting high targets for future growth, while investing heavily in projects and technologies that will support delivering at scale - Culture of candor, tight feedback loops and open communication while still being organized in such away that objectives are clear and aligned across stakeholders - Responded well to the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring all employees had what they needed to thrive remotely (including a generous wfh allowance), introduced a practical return-to-office plan for when it is safe to do so - Competitive salary, benefits and options packages for all full time employees

    Cons

    - Application/hiring process took longer than other companies, however this appears to be improving with new hires

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  4. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Great culture, great people - No micromanagement - Work from home expense and other little perks - Lots of learning and growing opportunity

    Cons

    - Processes and procedures need to be implemented

  5. "Excellent onboarding, room for growth, no micromanagement"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    In addition to what the headline mentions, the team is incredibly nice and everyone is willing to help with a smile on their face. I feel so welcomed here

    Cons

    Information overload that becomes easier over time.

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  6. "Great place to work with lots of opportunity"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - fast growth - good benefits - focus on career growth

    Cons

    - growing pains due to fast-growing company

  7. "Love it!"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Lead in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great culture Growing Rapidly Highly collaborative environment True to their values

    Cons

    With great growth comes great change, so things change often. Hold on to your seatbelts!

  8. "You want to work here"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Quality Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - amazing folks to work with - everyone has a voice - this place ACTUALLY believes in open and honest communication from all levels to all levels - good pay and perks - i feel well looked after working here, and am inspired to do my best every day!

    Cons

    - there is no OT policy, and the company kind of tip toes around the issue

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  9. "One of the best place I've been working...."

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Lead in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Good Culture - Amazing Product - Work/Life balance - Business Transparency - Learning and Gym budget - Remote Optional

    Cons

    Only thing which can be boosting employees performance even better would be the annual bonus.

  10. "Amazing Opportunity to work for a Growing Company"

    5.0
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Online Tutor Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Assists with working from home Provides reasonable benefits Very open and equitable company Amazing Work Culture

    Cons

    No Cons that I can think of

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