Q1 - Is MakeYourCareers only for Interviews preparation and Tips?
A. No, Make Your Careers can be accessed by both job seekers and knowledge seekers. It is a trusted and transparent place that aims at sharing helpful information for the entire career community. Job seekers/experts/Students/reviewers can write and share company reviews and interview questions, while employers who are registered with us can add their responses to the reviews and join to get knowledge of our website.
Registration with AmbitionBox is free. Not only can a registered employer reply to reviews, but with the upcoming features, soon he/she will be able to edit the company reviews, interview feedback review, job portal, Digital learning, training analytics as well.
Q2 - How are reviews moderated on MakeYourCareers?
A. Make Your Careers moderates every piece of content thoroughly.
- We apply proprietary technology filters & algorithms that analyze multiple attributes of the content, including attempted spamming and abuse.
- If the content does not pass technological review, a team of human moderators reviews the content to determine if it meets our guidelines.
Q3 - Are users verified while posting reviews? How do you know if a users inputs are genuine?
A. Yes, While posting a review, a user is prompted to login is mandatory via a valid social networking account for verification purposes or normal registration method .
Q4 - What about filtration of wrong review or reportable content ?
A. All content posted by a user goes through moderation. Our algorithms keep an eye on attempted spamming and abuse. Additionally, if a user’s content is reported, we further review the content and verify his employment details via MakeYourCareers and other social networks. And after that we have a Reviewer team to verify answers and review of users/candidates. We are soon adding a feature, wherein a user will be tagged as ‘verified user’ if he has mentioned his employment details on MakeYourCareers.
Q5 - Can anyone write anything about a company on MakeYourCareers?
A. No, at AmbitionBox we have well-defined Community Guidelines for both the job seekers and the employers. That particular user will be removed or blocked from the portal. For example, we do not approve reviews that include certain profanities, threats of violence, racism, or discriminatory language targeted at an individual or group. However, general discussions of workplace misconduct are allowed, including most discussions of illegal activities, discrimination, and sexual harassment.
Q6 - Can an employer remove reviews about his company?
A. No. If an employer feels that a particular review is misleading, he/she can report the review using the ‘Report’ feature below each review. However, he/she will be required to mention the reason for reporting and provide relevant evidence to support the claim. Additionally, an employer who is registered with MakeYourCareers can respond to a review anytime. When a review is reported, it undergoes via moderation again. However, if the review is still found to be in line with our Community Guidelines, we will not be able to remove it.
Q7 - Can a reviewer or company respond to reviews?
A. Yes, a reviewer or company who is registered with MakeYourCareers can respond to a review anytime. Registration with MakeYourCareers is free. He/she can add his response to a review and join the conversation. However, any unprofessional response such as asking the user to disclose his identity, and threatening the reviewer in any form will not be accepted. Read our Employer Response Guidelines section in Community Guidelines to know in detail.
Q8 - Can an employer edit his company page?
A. This feature is currently unavailable. However, soon an employer will be able to edit his company page. For this, the employer must be registered with AmbitionBox. Click here to get early access to an Employer Account on MakeYourCareers. You may also report any discrepancies in your company page directly to our Email id.
Q9 - What can an employer do to get good reviews on MakeYourCareers??
A. We recommend employers to encourage their past and current employees to write reviews. This could help companies get better ratings, even if it's too helpful for candidates, Job-seekers to get knowledge of interview questions. However, please keep in mind that any evidence that employees were compensated.
Q10 - what is the base to get the rating or overall rating of each question/company calculated?
A. MakeYourCareers has two types of ratings - Individual Rating, such as ratings related to skill development, compensation, and benefits, etc. and Overall Rating. Both the ratings are provided by the user at the time of posting a review and by the reviewer/experts after posting of already existing questions and answers. Overall rating for a particular company is calculated as a simple average of all the overall ratings of published reviews of that company (Currently, we don't have this company review feature, we are working on this).
Q11 - Why are my colleague's reviews better than mine?
A. There could be several reasons that your colleague’s reviews are better than yours. For example, the number of your reviews might be very less. In order to up your game, encourage your past and current employees to leave reviews for your company. This can help you get better ratings. However, please keep in mind that leaving a review is against our community guidelines. The reviews will be immediately removed in such a case.
Q12 - Can an employer request for the identity of a reviewer?
A. No. We allow users to post reviews anonymously as well as with their user details (like Name, Photo, Designation, etc). The employer will be able to view only the information that is publicly available by the reviewer/experts/company on our website. Refer to our Terms and Conditions section for further details.
Q13 - Can an employer ask employees/candidates to write a review on MakeYourCareers?
A. Yes, you can encourage your employees to write reviews. However, be careful and do not offer incentives in return of a review. We will remove reviews where we have evidence that employees were compensated or coerced into leaving a review.
Q14 - How does a reviewer/company profile get added to MakeYourCareers?
A. If the reviewer/company is not registered with us, you may still see your profile on our website. MakeYourCareers adds company profiles to its website through its database. Additionally, a number of times, company profiles are created on our website when a user writes a review about it.
Q15 - Can an employer/candidate request to get its profile removed from the site?
A. No, a company profile cannot be removed from our website. You can, however, report of any discrepancies in your company page by reaching out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. you can report the same using the ‘Report’ feature below each review. Kindly mention the reason for reporting and provide relevant evidence to support the claim
Q16 - Do you offer paid services which allow employers to remove negative reviews from your site?
A. No, ambitionBox does not offer any paid services to remove or write reviews. All reviews on our website are posted by real employees and candidates. Refer to the question ‘Can an employer remove reviews about his company?’ to understand in detail. There are, however, other paid services like Company Review Analytics,Interview feedback/job feedback/ job portal feature etc. that will be launched soon. This feature will help you get better insights into your company reviews and make improvements