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Updated Jan 19, 2022

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Motley Fool CEO Tom Gardner
Tom Gardner
142 Ratings
Pros
  • "The Motley Fool is committed to helping its employees grow and develop their own personal skills(in 31 reviews)

  • "But did you know that there is a Slack channel with an amateur meteorologist who updates Fools on the weather(in 27 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "The company is currently hard at work to create more diversity and foster inclusion among Fools(in 12 reviews)

  • "I believe that if you can't be happy at the Motley Fool, the problem is with you, not the company(in 11 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Awesome

      Jan 9, 2021 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The best place I’ve ever worked

      Cons

      No real cons in my book

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      Motley Fool Response

      Human Resources

      Ah, thanks, Fool! We’re so glad you’re enjoying your time at TMF. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review!

    2. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Best place to waste your time and career

      Jun 20, 2018 - Senior Financial Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      You learn nothing no exposure perfect place to ruin your career

      Cons

      Check the pros for cons

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      3 people found this review helpful
    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Love it here, but still has a lot of work that needs to be done.

      Jan 19, 2022 - Member Services in Alexandria, VA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      The company cares about your time, well being, and you learn so much about investing just by working here.

      Cons

      - Hard to move up to a new position because everyone is content with what they do.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Best Place on Earth

      Jan 12, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Challenging work and autonomy to grow and run with your ideas.

      Cons

      Can be a tough place for people who aren't self starters.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place to work

      Dec 26, 2021 - Web Developer 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Amazing culture, benefits and people.

      Cons

      No cons that I am aware of.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Fun place to work

      Jan 2, 2022 - Intern in Arlington, VA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Opportunity to learn a lot, everyone is very kind and willing to help.

      Cons

      Tough to move up in the company

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great company, fun culture, smart people

      Dec 10, 2021 - Business Intelligence Analyst 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - benefits (insurance, etc) are incredible - surrounded by smart, motivated people - easy to get work done - hires FT remote and local employees (including myself) - CEO and leadership seem very genuine in their mission and efforts to build a good company

      Cons

      - office still closed due to the pandemic (could be a con or pro, depending) - company is known for its aggressive email marketing (changes are in the works to improve this)

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      great

      Nov 19, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great company to work for

      Cons

      more employee perks would be great

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      Nov 16, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      great benefits, work-life balance and culture

      Cons

      I have no issues to report.

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Honestly Probably in It's Own League. Absolute Best place to work!

      Oct 27, 2021 - Equity Research Analyst in Alexandria, VA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Culture, work/life balance, many many benefits, and lots of fun!

      Cons

      You don't get raises/bonuses as often. You won't have a 100k Salary as a second year, not an investment bank.

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