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Is IDEO a sweatshop with long hours? Someone on here said it was but looking to confirm/ deny. (Yes I know about the open letter about racism.)

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I know one person who works out of the LA office so take this w/ a grain of salt but they have largely good things to say. As a leader in their space, they can be somewhat demanding and you could do better if you were looking for a bastion of work life balance. But overall I’ve heard the culture is strong and they aren’t really exploitative. But the pressure to make great work is there.

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