Pros: good environment, travel, fun programs and good co-workers, decent hours
Cons: occasional stress, disconnect between management and staff, lack of transparency
IIR boasts a large, young work-force, which means plenty of opportunities for an active company culture with happy hours and institutionalized programs for both training and socializing. Getting to travel to events and attend sessions generally intended for senior business leaders was a great opportunity. Other perks included a discount gym membership – more... and a week off at Christmas/New Years.
However, overall pay was somewhat low and management was disconnected from the day-to-day struggles of the average employee, frequently making decisions without any input from staff. There was also very little room for advancement past a certain point. This is a company with a very wide base of lower/mid level employees and a small group of long-time management. – less