Reed Elsevier Group

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Reed Elsevier Group Reviews

Updated May 21, 2014
Reed Elsevier Group – Amsterdam – “Reed Elsevier Headquarters”

All Employees Current Employees Only

3.1 79 reviews

68% Approve of the CEO

Reed Elsevier Group CEO and Director; CEO, Reed Elsevier PLC, Reed Elsevier NV, Elsevier Division Erik Engstrom

Erik Engstrom

(28 ratings)

59% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • ownership, freedom to work compared to other competition companies,work life balance(in 8 reviews)

  • Great benefits and company supported initiatives(in 5 reviews)


Cons
  • Communication between senior management and the its' reporting teams is not always optimal(in 6 reviews)

  • Poor strategy and execution of off shoring and outsourcing leads to loss of talent, poorer customer service and inefficiency(in 4 reviews)

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    Good

    Webshop Executive (Current Employee) Chennai

    Pros1. Good work Environment.

    2. Stress free

    3. Employee Friendly

    Cons1. Ideas of the Employees in the beginning level with good exposure are not valued.

    Advice to Senior Management1. Its time for a change to the E-Operation from the authentic publishing mode of job

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Outstanding company

    Full-Time (Current Employee) London, England (UK)

    ProsVery successful company; share price doubled in last four years; strong management; good vision; excellent products and services; innovative; treats employees well; good CSR. Unlike many competitors has crossed the chasm from print to digital and is on the forefront of big data. Worth the journey.

    ConsStill silos between the businesses; slow-moving at times.

    Advice to Senior ManagementCommunicate more. You have a great story to tell

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Top notch company!

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsThey really care about the well being of their employees.

    ConsI couldn't transfer to another similar position.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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