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Updated Jul 23, 2014
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3.0 1,130 reviews

78% Approve of the CEO

The Nielsen Company Chief Executive Officer Mitch Barns

Mitch Barns

(106 ratings)

53% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • They have a great work life balance with work from home options available(in 81 reviews)

  • Work hours are very manageable, work from home possibilities are nice(in 65 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance is challenging given the workload is often too much(in 99 reviews)

  • depending on your role, you could be working long hours in some stressful environments(in 67 reviews)

1,130 Employee Reviews
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    good

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prospay well and good amount of learning on the job

    Consoffice culture could be better

    Advice to Senior Managementhave a more open office culture and treat juniors better

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Global brand name in research

    Senior Research Executive (Current Employee) Mumbai

    ProsLarge organization
    Opportunity to work with Multiple teams
    Decent pay master

    ConsStressed work culture
    Minimum personal life

    Advice to Senior ManagementPromote work life balance

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

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    Good place to learn

    Client Service Executive (Former Employee) Mumbai

    Pros- Great working environment
    - Learning organization
    - Lovely team

    Cons- Bad work life balance

    Advice to Senior ManagementInduce work life balance to retain employees

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

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    Good company to work in... but careful of which department.

    Associate Director (Current Employee) Mumbai

    ProsNielsen name is very strong in the research world... very strong in certain areas of business

    ConsNo focus on some businesses...

    Advice to Senior ManagementTalk to people in the mid level... give them some attention

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A great company that promotes learning!!!

    Analyst (Current Employee) Mumbai

    ProsPromotes Learning, Flexible, Great Values and culture

    ConsHigh pressure job, Growth opportunities are slow

    Advice to Senior ManagementPromote hard working employees faster

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

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    amazing & great

    Associate Director (Current Employee) Delhi

    Prosgreat leadership and enviorment with learning

    Consslow growth & less incentives for star rater

    Advice to Senior Managementpls admire & recognise star rater

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    So far its very professional ans good

    Research Associate (Current Employee) Mumbai

    ProsVery friendly atmosphere and good infrastructure

    ConsNothing bad to state here

    Advice to Senior ManagementSet up a review for third party consultant

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

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    Company culture is good overall

    Project Developer (Current Employee) New Delhi

    ProsCulture and people are good and co-operative

    ConsGrowth and salaries are low

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    Pathetic Place to work for an experienced professional

    Manager (Current Employee) Bangalore

    Prosvery few to say, Work life balance

    ConsMany, no moral values, managers are poor, treats employees like slaves, work quality is pathetic, no proper system or SOP for any work, MONOPOLY

    Advice to Senior ManagementMeasurement Science India needs a great leader, employees to be valued and cared, all so called great managers need to put efforts in standardizing the processes rather than focusing on fillingtrackers

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Learning Experience

    Manager (Current Employee) Mumbai

    ProsTop in Market Research, Wide variety of exposure

    ConsLess Pay, Politics, Unprofessional people growing basis politics

    Advice to Senior ManagementMeritocracy shouldn't just be on the papers

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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