Robert Half Reviews

Updated 5 Aug 2020

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3.5
61%
Recommend to a Friend
55%
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Robert Half CEO  Keith Waddell
Keith Waddell
85 Ratings
Pros
  • "It’s a great company to work for with no real cons(in 129 reviews)

  • "Great training and development opportunities(in 129 reviews)

Cons
  • "Be ready to put in very long hours(in 210 reviews)

  • "no cons to mention during my time(in 119 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Always helpful and pay ontime!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Payroll Officer in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Robert Half full-time

    Pros

    The staff always return phone calls / messages.

    Cons

    They have no suitable work currently

  2. "Good place to be"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Recruitment Consultant in Perth, Western Australia

    I have been working at Robert Half full-time

    Pros

    Great training and development opportunities

    Cons

    Specific staff are not the best


  3. "Fast paced"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Sydney

    I have been working at Robert Half full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Structured environment, just follow the instructions

    Cons

    There one day gone the next

  4. "Good training"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Recruiting Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Robert Half full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Best in class training for a new person entering the industry

    Cons

    Can be high pressure at times, demande to meet targets.

  5. "High energy, competitive and often cut throat"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Division Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Robert Half full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great earning potential and good career prospects

    Cons

    Very target driven, limited on job training

  6. "Completely Irrelevant Company"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Consultant in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Robert Half full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - International Brand - Nice offices - Some of the perks aren't bad

    Cons

    - No progression unless your boss likes you - You won't receive what's fair unless you're drinking buddies with the right people - Poor behaviour, bullying and harassment will be tolerated - Any opportunity to undermine you with be used - They'll make all the promises and deliver on none of them

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  7. "Consultant"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Robert Half full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fantastic development, great commission if you put the work in

    Cons

    Strict KPIs, long ours and not great work life balance

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  8. "KPI’s & long hours"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Division Manager in Perth, Western Australia
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Robert Half full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice colleagues, good social team

    Cons

    Long hours, unattainable KPI’s, no work life balance, very high sales thresholds

  9. "Cons"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Office Manager in Perth, Western Australia

    I worked at Robert Half full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    There isn' t any pros, hated working there

    Cons

    Commission based they only care about billings not finding right fit from client or candidates

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  10. "Great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Consultant 

    I have been working at Robert Half full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work. Great Culture

    Cons

    Nothing comes to mind. Very helpful

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