Pearson Reviews

Updated 10 May 2021

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  • "Disorganized structure, lack of communication with upper management(in 150 reviews)

  • "Senior Management had favourites that received more accolades(in 99 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "A company committed to DEI&A"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graphic Designer in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    As the company has recently gone restructuring and a change in strategy, diversity and inclusion is top of mind and has already been implemented in the hiring process. Pearson walks its talk. Also, management is amazing!

    Cons

    There are no cons at this time.

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  2. "Amazing management"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Marketing Executive in Mumbai

    I worked at Pearson full-time

    Pros

    Learnt a lot in my initial year of my career

    Cons

    No cons other than, it could be too professional for you


  3. "World's learning company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director, Human Resources in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pearson full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Culture , work life balance , global opportunities

    Cons

    Too many structural Changes in short period of time

  4. "Good Company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Development Manager in Pune
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Pearson full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Working Culture, People Connectivity, Management Support, Flexible Timings, MNC

    Cons

    Low Salary, Low Rate of Increament, No Performance Driven

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  5. "Good work culture"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Team Lead in New Delhi

    I have been working at Pearson full-time

    Pros

    Good work culture . Learning opportunities

    Cons

    Low salary . Slow processes

  6. "It was a good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Resource Coordinator in Coimbatore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It was a good company

    Cons

    Salary is too low they didnt provide proper increment to the resource coordinators

  7. "Very Employee-Friendly"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pearson full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Employee-Friendly, Transparency, Good Benefits, Healthy Work Culture and Environment

    Cons

    Some teams have too much toxicity so please check where you're joining.

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  8. "Pearson india"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pearson full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great working environment with excellent work life balance

    Cons

    Limited career growth opportunities with limited upscale of skills

  9. "Pearson is like govt company"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    work life balance, no pressure, you get enough time to finish task (depending on project), not many rules

    Cons

    No challenging work, company culture is not great

  10. "Salary"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Pearson in Bangalore

    I worked at Pearson full-time

    Pros

    Good for full time and permanent employees

    Cons

    Not so good for contract workers

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