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Headquarters London, United Kingdom
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (PSO)
Industry Media
Revenue $5 to $10 billion (USD) per year

There's nothing fishy about information from Pearson, home of salmon-colored newspaper The Financial Times. The media giant operates through three main business groups: Pearson Education, Penguin Group, and FT Group. Pearson Education, its largest segment, is the world's top educational publisher of textbooks and related material. Pearson provides financial information and business news through FT Group, which includes The Financial Times (known locally as the "Pink 'Un"), related website, and the 50%-owned The Economist. Penguin Group publishes more than... More

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Pros: If you play your cards right, and are of the correct oppressed demographic, you will go far. The struggle to succeed at Pearson was like going to graduate school for an MBA in Hard Knocks while being paid a good salary and benefits. I'll be able to… Full Review

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Interview Details – I met with a recruiter at Purdue University. They scheduled a phone interview, where they ask about your major, experience, and aspirations (standard interview questions). A campus interview followed this with similar questions. I was then asked to attend an on-site interview at their Lebanon…Full Interview

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National Top 50 Green Companies, Green Power Partnership, 2012
Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List, Corporate Knights, 2010
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