New York Vision Reviews

Updated 3 Aug 2016

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2.4
38%
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New York Vision Managing Director and CEO  Matthew Goodchild  (no image)
Matthew Goodchild
10 Ratings
  1. Helpful (5)

    "A tragic mess of events."

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Events Panner in Jersey City, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at New York Vision full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Literally couldn't tell you one. The job is entirely not what you apply for. I applied to New York Vision thinking I was going in to be screened as an event planner. Instead I was briefed on their "start at the bottom work your way to the top" strategy. Long story short I was expected to be a woman in a suit going to unfamiliar places representing Verizon. I'd go into small business and check on their service. Depending on the clients the office was supposedly serving, I assume your task would be different. To conduct my interview I spent a twelve hour day with a young British woman. I walked up and down the streets of a notably bad neighborhood. I was asked questions similar to a rudimentary marketing class in a chicken shack. I was told I would be reimbursed for travel and parking as I transported my interviewer, her assistant and another competing candidate in my personal vehicle. I had to argue with upper management for a reimbursement of almost 300 dollars after my car was towed. All in all....don't let these con artists convince you to work for them.

    Cons

    The company is made up of con artists. The interview is physically torturous. The whole company seems like a scheme..

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  2. Helpful (3)

    "Job Scam"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at New York Vision

    Pros

    Good environment, people are motivated.

    Cons

    Zero work ethics, zero benefits, zero honesty.

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  3. Helpful (1)

    "i can't leave the stars blank but know that the 1 star rating is really a -1. What a complete misconception."

    1.0
    Account Executive 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at New York Vision

    Pros

    some structure, education, time management, hard work

    Cons

    liars, manipulators, con-artist's the list goes one. This "company" is a complete JOKE and they deserve to be shut down but the New York Saate of lLabor.

  4. Helpful (2)

    "RUN RUN RUN AWAY"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jersey City, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at New York Vision full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They taught me what not to look for in a "company". There was a café in the building so you didn't have to get wet on rainy days. yup, that's it.

    Cons

    ZERO VALUES - A bunch of BS "positions" and different job titles, all lead down to being bait and switched to the same thing. cold calling door to door sales. MLM SCAM!! Do yourself a favor and don't be sold.

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  5. Helpful (11)

    "Credico Scam"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Account Manager in Jersey City, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at New York Vision for less than a year

    Pros

    If you have no experience, these guys will give you a job. They will give anyone a job. Don't try to impress them...this is a scam door to door sales "marketing"company who is constantly hiring fresh meat for their grinder. Do yourself a favor and Google the words "Credico Scam", read up on it, then go find a job anywhere else. Unless you are awesome at sales you will make less than minimum wage for the hours you put in. Guaranteed. If you were any good at sales you wouldn't accept these super shady business practices, and would go work for a real company who values their workers. You are expected to work Monday-Saturday 8:30-6:30. Mandatory daily training from 8:30-9:45am in a room with loud blasting music...company chants and slogans...straight out of a cult!

    Cons

    -30 days to get paid commissions -filthy office language, get used to hearing the F and C words -no hourly wage -no health care -no dental -no 401k -no paid time off -brainwashing and manipulation of employees and interviewees every day -turnover at an amazing rate -work every Saturday -cash bar at every company function(big hint there people, this company is evil!) -whole company is a pyramid scheme based on selling kids the dream of being a rich office owner someday -no reimbursement for public transportation that you take to and from the job site on a daily basis

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "Best workplaces of all time"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Upcoming Manager in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at New York Vision full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    This company has an incredible belief in its employees and is dedicated to their success. The company is founded on teching people to believe in themselves and be the absolute best in the world. They inspire intense confidence and truely know how to build people up and it is very admirable to see because most companies could care less about the next man.

    Cons

    I cannot fi d a con in this review. This company truely puts a serious foot forward for people and growth. They do not knock you the pride themselves on constructive criticism

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Star Risers"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Corporate Trainer in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at New York Vision full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    New York Vision is one of the most motivating , inspiring companies I have ever worked for. Not only do they prepare you for success in the future they teach you the average daily living ethics.

    Cons

    Their aren't any. If you are willing to work hard to become successful, everything being done at New York Vision is well worth it

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  8. Helpful (17)

    "Scam"

    1.0
     
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at New York Vision

    Pros

    Good sales experience. Friendly environment.

    Cons

    This place is a scam. No matter what job position they post that they are looking to hire, it is always really for a sales position. They trick you into coming for another interview, and then they summon you.

  9. Helpful (1)

    "The Best thing I decided to do"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at New York Vision full-time

    Pros

    I just enjoy how the company made me grow personally and career wise. Its a very good place to meet alot of people, that want to bw succesful and have plenty of ambition. I enjoy being in a place where everyone is positive.

    Cons

    Challenging, some people cant handle it. Its very fast pace, and some new people dont understand what is trying to be done, and they just want to do the same thing every average person is doing in the world.

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  10. Helpful (2)

    "Sales rep"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Sales Representative in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at New York Vision

    Pros

    Energetic and positive work environment.

    Cons

    Traveling takes a lot away from my day especially after the long hours.

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