Tag Archives: Glassdoor

Fairygodboss Raises $3 Million

Fairygodboss, a New York, NY-based career community for women, has raised $3 million in VC funding. If the company is new to you, think of them as Glassdoor-for-women. The round was led by GSV Acceleration. GSV’s Deborah Quazzo is joining the board, in conjunction with the funding. The company plans to use the funds to build […]

Glassdoor to be Acquired by Indeed’s Parent Company for $1.2 Billion

Glassdoor announced today that it has agreed to be acquired by Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. for $1.2 billion in an all-cash transaction. Glassdoor is a leading job and recruiting company well known for providing greater workplace transparency. Recruit Holdings, a leading Japanese-based HR company, plans to operate Glassdoor as a distinct and separate part of […]

It’s Out! Did Your Company Make Glassdoor’s ‘Best Places to Work’ List?

The annual pilgrimage that brings employers and CEOs from all ’round to Glassdoor’s “Best of” lists is finally here. Did your company make the Top Ten list? Here it is: Facebook Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group In-N-Out Burger Google lululemon Hubspot World Wide Technology St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Ultimate Software SAP McKinsey Keller […]

Is Your CEO on This ‘Best of’ List for 2017?

Did your CEO make Comparably’s ‘Best of’ list for 2017? Here’s the list, broken down by big and smaller companies: Best CEOs, large companies Marc Benioff, SalesForce, San Francisco Brian Halligan, HubSpot, Cambridge, Mass. Brad Smith, Intuit, Mountain View, Calif. Jeff Weiner, LinkedIn, Mountain View, Calif. Satya Nadella, Microsoft, Redmond, Wash. John Pope, Jive Communications, […]

Report: This is Why Glassdoor Says Its Reviews are More Balanced Than Reviews on Indeed

Glassdoor today revealed a new study providing statistical evidence that its “give to get” policy reduces extremely negative and extremely positive reviews across Glassdoor. The give to get policy requires a user contributes content to Glassdoor (e.g., reviews, salary reports) in order gain access to all the rich information about companies. Unlike online review sites […]