Pearson
3.3 of 5 655 reviews
www.pearson.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Great Place to work

Business Analyst (Current Employee)
London, England (UK)

I have been working at Pearson full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGood Work-Life Balance for the Employees

ConsNone to be reported on.

Advice to Senior ManagementNone to be reported on.

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

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Today they dropped the bomb, and fired us editors

Editor (Current Employee)
Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)

I have been working at Pearson full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Wonderful colleagues, 5 star office setting Cons: Stupid management decision, who never learn from their mistakes Bullsht promises… Advice to Senior Management: Never ever choose managers based on favoritism, or their looks Stop saying each and every year that we are making money, but then out of the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Very corporate, lots of bureaucracy and micro-managing.

Publisher's Representative (Former Employee)
Glenview, IL (US)

I worked at Pearson full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Working with education professionals is much less stressful than other groups, such as… Cons: Compensation is only paid out annually, and targets can often be unreasonably high. There is no consideration given to the loss of business to… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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