The Nielsen Company
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www.nielsen.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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I must say I'm impressed.

Researcher (Current Employee)
Athens (Greece)

I have been working at The Nielsen Company as a contractor for less than a year

ProsI wanted to work for a company with a global footprint. I truly feel that I am backed and supported by top leaders in the company and that the work I do is valued.I am very happy with the quick and great service they provided.

ConsI have not discovered yet.

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

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Interesting work for interesting clients, but ...

Director (Current Employee)
Cincinnati, OH (US)

I have been working at The Nielsen Company full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Interesting analytics, interesting clients, many directions for learning new areas of research and new clients and new industries.… Cons: HR systems seem to be broken with poorly managed recruiting, compensation, promotion management controlled by HR, rather than line management. Little appreciation for experience… Advice to Senior Management: Your stated goal of becoming a consulting company will never happen when you treat your client-facing consultants so poorly, when you price your… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Six Sigma Black Belt (Former Employee)
Oldsmar, FL (US)

I worked at The Nielsen Company full-time


Pros: If you can hold out until the company is out of the private equity's hands, you can… Cons: Had several Master Black Belt supervisors within 2 yr period. All were primarily concerned with retaining their… Advice to Senior Management: Learn to deliver on the "promises" made during BPI recruiting. Must… More

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