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Reviews for The Bostonian Society

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
4.50
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Office / Work Environment
3.50
Environmental Friendliness
4.50
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

Career factor

Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

Flex. working hours in 2 of 2 reviews No parking Easy access to public transportation in 2 of 2 reviews No stock or equity options No defined contribution plans/company 401(k) No onsite daycare facility No reimbursed daycare No ability to work remotely Desirable office location in 2 of 2 reviews No tuition assistance No Paid Parental Leave No defined contribution company match/employer 401(k) match No flexible spending account Paid time off in 2 of 2 reviews No healthcare (including vision and dental) No relocation allowance No life insurance

The following perks are offered

No on site cafeteria No meal or transportation allowance No health and wellness programs Employee discounts in 2 of 2 reviews No vehicle allowance Employee events in 1 of 2 reviews No dogs allowed No fitness center on site No company provided food and/or drink
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Company Culture

It was a great environment with great people and everyone knows and cares for each other there.

Support from management

Management is always understanding and always has the backs of their employees

Freedom to work independently

This is basically the motto of the place!

Gender Equality

A wonderful and safe place for women.

Attitude towards older colleagues

While older employees are treated well and not discriminated against, the General age of those who work for the company are of a younger dynamic.

Overall compensation for your work

Also we get raises every year!

Office / Work Environment

It is a historic building so temperature control is vital. While the heat isn't off in winter it can get cold. They have space heaters though to keep us warm.

Company Image

This is a renowned historic site that is really an honor to work for.

Handicapped Accessibility

As a historic site, it was unable to build modern handicap options since conservation came first and for most

Challenging Work

The work is only challenging if you are not passionate about it. There always is a task to keep you challenged and excited about your work. But never anything stressful!

Suggestions for improvement

  • There were many times I made recommendations for possible new programs they could try and that I would be willing to help them with but they never took me up on it. Others in my position would go ahead and do it themselves and mention it later but I nev

What I like about the company

It's a family and a community. Everyone is very supportive and management trusts their employees in their decisions. They also give a lot of room for picking up new projects so you can mix things up and so it doesn't have to be too static. The job

What I dislike about the company

Sometimes different departments did not always communicate in full. This I feel could have been improved.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Desirable office location is offered Paid time off is offered
  • Company
    The Bostonian Society
  • City
    Boston
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered
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Suggestions for improvement

  • Better communication basically

What I like about the company

Best place I ever worked for. Group of very passionate individuals about history and a wonderful safe environment. This company really means so much to me I could never really put it in words.

What I dislike about the company

Felt it was a little hard to get my ideas across as a part time employee.

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Desirable office location is offered Paid time off is offered
  • Company
    The Bostonian Society
  • City
    Boston
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered