Egon Zehnder Reviews

Updated July 15, 2015
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Pros
  • Some good benefits, which can be found elsewhere also (in 3 reviews)

  • You get to interact with high profile executives with great achievements and work with experienced consultants (in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • Also, they do not have fixed career path like in other organisations, so the promotions don't come easily (in 5 reviews)

  • No room for growth or advancement (in 4 reviews)

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  1. International work experience

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Researcher
    Current Employee - Researcher

    I have been working at Egon Zehnder

    Recommends
    Recommends

    Pros

    Cooperative working environment, international relationships. Fun place to work at.

    Cons

    I have no cons to mention at the moment.


  2. Great company that challenges you!

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Egon Zehnder

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    very collaborative environment to work within

    Cons

    Needed standardization of common processes


  3. one of the best people research firm

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

    I have been working at Egon Zehnder

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    nice environment, no pressure

    Cons

    no career options for long term perspective


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  5. Helpful (1)

    Great learning environment

    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Analyst in Zürich (Switzerland)
    Current Employee - Research Analyst in Zürich (Switzerland)

    I have been working at Egon Zehnder full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great chances to learn a lot and be very exposed to very important assignments and work closely with some very knowledgeable people

    Cons

    You will never become a consultant, very little chances to grow


  6. Helpful (1)

    Awesome

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Campus Representative in UC Berkeley, CA
    Current Employee - Campus Representative in UC Berkeley, CA

    I have been working at Egon Zehnder part-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    great staff, nice office, flexible hours

    Cons

    lots of room for creativity

    Advice to Management

    none


  7. Helpful (2)

    Great place to work.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant

    I have been working at Egon Zehnder full-time

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great people, nice work environment and balanced work load

    Cons

    No ability to move up in the company if you are entry level.


  8. Helpful (1)

    egon zehnder research analyst

    Current Intern - Research Analyst in Boston, MA
    Current Intern - Research Analyst in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Egon Zehnder as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    some of the pros of working at egon zehnder as an intern: great work environment, friendly team and really willing to help and very feedback oriented place.

    Cons

    some of the cons of working at egon zehnder as an intern: the pay is a lot more competitive at other places and that is a bummer in a big city


  9. Great Summer internship experience!

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Summer Analyst in Atlanta, GA
    Former Intern - Summer Analyst in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Egon Zehnder as an intern

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    -Company invests a lot in their interns -Give a lot of important work to interns - not busy work -everyone is very nice, lots of training and mentorship

    Cons

    -not many as a summer intern -can't get to a consultant level as a research analyst -the work can pile up and interns are expected to balance a lot of different assignments and learn quickly


  10. positive

    Current Employee - Research Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Research Analyst in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Egon Zehnder full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    big company lots to learn

    Cons

    fluctuate work hours, can be stressful

    Advice to Management

    more caring to supporting staff


  11. Positive Internship Experience

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Egon Zehnder

    Pros

    Ability to work with smart and collaborative people

    Cons

    Some work can be boring



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