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Burson-Marsteller Reviews

Updated 21 Feb 2020

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3.1
52%
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48%
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Burson-Marsteller President & CEO Donald A. Baer
Donald A. Baer
120 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people, office culture, interesting work, exciting environment(in 18 reviews)

  • "Really like the smart people and great working location(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "Senior Associate"

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     in Bangalore
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller

    Pros

    Good work and projects. The team i worked with was supportive.

    Cons

    Work life balance essentially depends on team associated with

    Burson-Marsteller2017-04-17
  2. "Excellent company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    very structured in their approach Good leadership team Values and Ethics

    Cons

    Compensation not as competitive Not open to change - Can be more responsive to market indicators

    Burson-Marsteller2014-06-18
  3. "Great Place to Work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Plenty of exposure, great clients, well defined processes, cutting edge industry practices, mature work environment

    Cons

    Will do better with an employee grievance cell or a stress management system in place due to the nature of work and people involved..

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    Burson-Marsteller2013-07-23
  4. "Great place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Collegial yet driven; set the standard for the industry in key areas

    Cons

    Long hours; Turnover; Limited salary growth

    Burson-Marsteller2020-02-21
  5. "Need to want to work a lot"

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    Former Employee - Associate 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    there is room for growth

    Cons

    the workload and hours can be a lot

    Burson-Marsteller2019-09-11
  6. "Great Learning Opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Senior Associate 

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very interesting work, excellent work experience on diverse set of projects - issues, corporate affairs, etc.

    Cons

    review cycles are rare and pay is low

    Burson-Marsteller2019-09-09
  7. "Learning environment"

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    Former Employee - Internship in Caracas, Capital District
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Learned a lot, very nice company

    Cons

    Loved working there, no cons

    Burson-Marsteller2019-05-24
  8. "It was a really nice position to work as junior in PR"

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    Former Employee - Client Account Executive in Bogotá, Bogota
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The company has great and major clients that help you to improve your communications and PR skills

    Cons

    The salary could be better

    Burson-Marsteller2019-05-08
  9. "An "old-school" PR agency"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time

    Pros

    Have a strong and respected brand which can attract quality clients and employees.

    Cons

    Moving too slow in transforming itself in the social media era.

    Burson-Marsteller2019-03-15
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time

    Pros

    Well paid; Great clients; Good medical policy

    Cons

    Long working hours; Easy to get burnt out

    Burson-Marsteller2018-12-14
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