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An opportunity to grow with the pace of changing world.

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at The Nielsen Company

Pros

Growth opprtunity, best known company in its domain.

Cons

company needs hard workers and this can create some problems in personal life.

No opinion of CEO

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    Good company overall but mid-level leadership could use some adjustments.

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    Current Employee - Client Manager
    Current Employee - Client Manager

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

    Pros

    Great flexibility, many opportunities if you are willing to relocate, some talented directors.

    Cons

    Some very weak directors, inability to relocate can be detrimental.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Train leadership better. Give employees an outlet to voice issues when they are given new leadership that is not up to par.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 5 people found this helpful  

    Mediocre Management, Confused Strategy, Quarterly Thinking

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    Current Employee - Director  in  New York, NY (US)
    Current Employee - Director in New York, NY (US)

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

    Pros

    Biggest player in industry, brand carries with clients and a lock on TV ratings does not hurt

    Cons

    The senior management team seems to want nothing to do with the employees, and I can't say I have ever seen the people like the CEO or CFO in the NY headquarters office more than a handful of times over numverous years. Products are a complete mess with half started projects that fall by the wayside for whatever is new and the leadership of business groups seem at odds with one another when not managing to their bonus target. Hyper political.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The amount of fear is evident. Are you proud of this?

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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