Korn Ferry

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Korn Ferry Reviews

110 Reviews
3.2
110 Reviews
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Korn Ferry CEO and Director Gary D. Burnison
Gary D. Burnison
65 Ratings
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    Good experience, better stepping stone

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

    I have been working at Korn Ferry full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Ability to learn a lot, leverage and work with a broad range of partners in different sectors

    Cons

    - Fragmented business with issues regarding emphasis on cross-selling solutions
    - Compensation below market, specifically at the pre-Partner level (Senior Associates)
    - Not a great track record of hiring the best internally

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

Korn Ferry Interviews

Updated Nov 25, 2014
Updated Nov 25, 2014

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    Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Korn Ferry.

    Interview Details

    My college's alumni network lead to a preliminary/ standard HR screening. I was invited back twice (spanning 2 months) to interview with 3 execs, hiring manager and 2 other more junior members/ researchers on the team.

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    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Website www.kornferry.com
Headquarters Los Angeles, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1969
Type Company - Public (KFY)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

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