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Enjoyable Team Member made the day go by fast
Customer service/Sales Representative (Former Employee), Toronto, ONDecember 12, 2012
Experience working with people of different ages and backgrounds
worked in a fun team environment got along with staff the hardest part is working with customers who did not like change and it took alot to convince, other than that it was enjoyable at the end of day knowing my team and myself met the daily expectations.
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Lots of area for growth and advancement.
Change Control Coordinator (Former Employee), Toronto, OntarioNovember 6, 2012
Pros: work\life balance, work from home, flexible hours
Cons: minimal or no coverage for vacation.
Innovative passionate dedicated employees that strive to live by the Simple, Friendly Direct standards.
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They have it all !!!
Technicien (Former Employee), MontrealOctober 24, 2012
Pros: you can talk to the ceo over the phone or he will call you later not never.
The most exiting place to work. GOOGLE it you won't believe your eyes.
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Production and fun place
Executive Assistant (Former Employee), Toronto, ONOctober 18, 2012
I worked in the finance department and learned Peoplesoft. Management and co-workers were also good and helpful.
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Production and fun place
Executive Assistant (Former Employee), Toronto, ONOctober 18, 2012
I learned a lot of the media industry, it was busy and fun. I was involved in events which enhanced my learning.
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Long hours but great people
Senior Financial Analyst (Current Employee), Markham, ONSeptember 26, 2012
Pros: great people
Cons: very long hours, but with great people you never notice the time.
During plan, you can get in a 7am and leave at 10 at night or later.

Other times month end is okay, but a lot of ad hoc work.
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Awful
Head, IS Governance (Former Employee), TorontoSeptember 14, 2012
Pros: good compensation
Cons: no work life balance or understanding of technology.
Do as I say not as i do is the management mantra. Too busy and leadership team is terrible. No integrity.
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Was an excellent place to work until 2010
Business Continuity Analyst (Former Employee), Toronto, ONAugust 29, 2012
Pros: excellent benefits and vacation time
Cons: poor leadership and low morale
I really have nothing negative to write about the company from an employment perspective. My only grievance was how head office move/mass lay-off was handled by leadership.
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The people were nice to work with. But the company is poorly managed
Director (Current Employee), North York, ONAugust 21, 2012
Pros: the people and atmosphere
Cons: the management and salaries
It was a nice pleace to work. the People are friendly and it is a good atmosphere. But the decisions made by management are very questionable to say the least. Compensation is also below industry standards.
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Disorganized
Analyst (Former Employee), DonmillsAugust 1, 2012
Pros: no supervision
Cons: management not qualified
Not the best place to work, but there is no Supervision so that works out.
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sales door to door marketing
sales represenative (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJuly 28, 2012
Pros: lunch
Cons: long houres
sales was door to door direct enegry company marketing.it was commission based and i was hard worker and good in job and i am regular on my work and i was team leader.
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• Design, develop, implement and maintain software test cases and test plans to evaluate software functionality, performance and defects;
Database Administrator (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJune 27, 2012
Pros: good co-workers
Cons: poor management
• Perform requirements analysis to develop or modify moderately complex software applications. Document to standards the functional requirements, use cases and any other requirements
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Sales Person, Customer service
Sales Person, Customer service (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJune 24, 2012
•Direct communication with customers
•Describing our services and promotions
•Being able to explain in grave detail if needed
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Great company to work for
Sr Analyst, Access Control (Current Employee), Toronto, ONJune 4, 2012
Pros: good salary and atmosphere
Cons: headquarters are being relocated from toronto to houston.
A great company to work for.
My peers are a trustworthy, knowledgeable and friendly set of people.
I would recommend working for them.
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great place to work most of the time
Sales Person (Former Employee), York, ONMay 30, 2012
Pros: free lunches or supper
Cons: long hours
it was ok i think door to door is not for me but i got to see alot of new places that i might not have see if not for this job a new place every day
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very structured workplace
refrigeration technician (Former Employee), Calgary, ABMay 23, 2012
Pros: work life balance family suited excellent benefits
Cons: poor wages lower than standard
structured enviornment with management applying moral principles and values.

Overall a great place to work and they hold on to employees even during seasonal work shortages .
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Productive workplace
Financial Accountant (Intern) (Former Employee), North YorkApril 10, 2012
Pros: wage
Cons: tedious
One of the best learning experiences. Showed me that i did really like dealing with numbers.
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Over worked and under paid
Account Manager (Former Employee), ohioApril 14, 2014
Very long work hours and no benefits or funding for driving your own car around town all day.
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Very Good Place to Be
Internal Audit Director (Current Employee), Houston, TXApril 13, 2014
Pros: learning potential
Cons: location of office
Excellent learning potential. Professional people. Growing exponentially
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interestig
Residential Sales Rep (Former Employee), Tempe, AZApril 7, 2014
I loved it, great people friendly faces. good pay. I enjoyed my time there and customers

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