Russell Reynolds

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Russell Reynolds Reviews

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    One of the best search firms and getting better.

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Russell Reynolds full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    RRA can be an incredibly rewarding place to work, but your experience will really depend on your sector/consultant. I was lucky and have the best consultant/EA/Researcher team in the world, but I can see how it might be tougher with different teams.

    Cons

    Work-life balance doesn't always exist. As with all things, experience is make-or-break based on your team.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Overall, I think RRA is amazing and wonderful, but, undeniably, it could benefit from putting more of an emphasis on valuing EAs/Researchers. Perhaps having consultants undergo managerial training and workshops prior to starting the role and throughout their time with the company could help with this!

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Russell Reynolds Interviews

Updated Jul 7, 2014
Updated Jul 7, 2014

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    Executive Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Russell Reynolds.

    Interview Details

    Contacted by a recruiter, scheduling an interview was quick and painless. Interviewer was polite, and extremely candid. Never in my life has an interviewer opened with "Boy is this a hard place to work!" - repeated at least twice. Based on her fleshed-out description of the job and environment, that assessment would seem to be spot on.

    In the end, a very positive interview experience, but not a fit for me.

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Website www.russellreynolds.com
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 1969
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year

Need a top gun? Russell Reynolds Associates, a leading executive search firm, has filled executive positions for clients ranging from Aetna to Hewlett-Packard to the National Football League. The firm maintains several practice areas, organized by job function and industry, including consumer markets, financial services, not-for-profit, and technology. Other areas include private equity, health care, and natural resources. Russell Reynolds Associates operates from about 40 offices, mainly in the US, Europe, and Asia/Pacific region, but also in South America. The company... More

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