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D&B Reviews

Updated 2 December 2014
Updated 2 December 2014
243 Reviews
3.1
243 Reviews
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D&B President & CEO Robert Carrigan
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Pros
  • The culture is positive and the company values employees work life balance (in 24 reviews)

  • D&B had one of best work life balances which I have experienced in my career :) (in 19 reviews)


Cons
  • Because D&B is a huge company, implementing ideas or change can be difficult (in 26 reviews)

  • Senior management too focused on reaching their numbers (in 15 reviews)

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  1.  

    good experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Delhi
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Delhi

    I have been working at D&B full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    flexible work nature, support function strong

    Cons

    bad pay master, no overseas exposure in an mnc

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    improve packages and overseas opportunities

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    work wise fine, manager not so much

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Mumbai

    I have been working at D&B full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    good work profile, endorses work life balance

    Cons

    leadership team for my department were a pain

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Business, Quality, financial analyst and Market Research Analyst

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at D&B full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good process
    Can Learn new fields
    Fast Growth

    Cons

    More work pressure and less salary
    Working environment is not good
    Cant avail the leaves eligible for

    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    A lot of Learning A lot of Interaction you get to know about many sectors and updates on them

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Strategy Manager in Bangalore
    Former Employee - Strategy Manager in Bangalore

    I worked at D&B full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Established Brand Name and credibility in market
    Good Services

    Cons

    Not all divisions are alike
    Touch competition in the market

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    A Good Company with Good Brand

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in Mumbai
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in Mumbai

    I worked at D&B full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Exposure to learning across various sectors
    Informal Hierarchy
    Senior are open to ideas from subrdinates

    Cons

    They pay lower than industry standards

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    suggestion

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Intelligence in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Business Intelligence in Mumbai

    I have been working at D&B full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    nice opportunity after 2 to 3 years

    Cons

    very heay burdon of work no limit

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    give priority to time

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  8. 3 people found this helpful  

    Not all that's cracked up to be

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Project Manager in New Providence, NJ (US)
    Former Employee - Project Manager in New Providence, NJ (US)

    I worked at D&B full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    D&B has many divisions, it is possible to move from one to another. Co. has a good dreputation. Most people look favorably to your having worked there.

    Cons

    Management weaknesses. Top level executives, and even middle managers spend more time and effort pursuing their own agendas than the company agenda. There is a lot of political infighting. Your future depends on the future of your management team to a large extent.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Upper management needs to set the example. So far, what one gets from upper management is "I have my golden parachute, do you?" The company could use salary and other incentives for non-management salaried employees, who carry the burden of "performance" but do not share the profits like upper management does.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Its like working for a 200 year old company.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at D&B full-time

    Pros

    The company has a high tenure of employees which is the best indication that the company takes care of the employees.
    Great work life balance and good pay for the job.

    Cons

    The company has an extremely niche focus which can be a long term career liability.
    Internal mobility is limited.
    The company has a new leadership as of late last year, but limited changes have happened under the new management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Promote a culture of meritocracy.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    It's getting better

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX (US)

    I have been working at D&B full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Working for a company who is best in what they do

    Cons

    A toxic relationship teams who forget we are all on the same team.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    They were the days

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Middle Market Sales Leader
    Former Employee - Middle Market Sales Leader

    I worked at D&B full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Expense culture in early 2000 was amazing, anything got a sign off and I mean anything
    UK SD never missed a target and he was inspirational then he left and guess what they missed targets and still do today

    Cons

    Blureprint for growth, stopped all the fun and we all left. Now they have yes men there and they have no sparkle and v

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get some balls tell the US to stay away from Europe and invest in technology and product
    They are being left behind and becoming a commodity with both brand and product

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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