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- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I worked at WPP Group full-time (more than 3 years)Pros
The most collegial place I've worked in terms of people. Everyone was very professional and cordial, even under pressing deadlines. They even had an "alumni get together" for former employees which reveals a bit about the culture.Cons
Sometimes long hours and weekends for pitches.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Keep true to your specialty, which has been pharma.
If you want to grow beyond that, changing the official name to Wunderman DC wouldn't hurt.RecommendsNeutral OutlookNo opinion of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied through college or university – interviewed at WPP Group in October 2013.Interview Details
Full day interview at JWT in NY. Met with four executives from various agencies around the country.
The interview experience was great. The opportunity to sit down with these brilliant ad professionals and just talk shop was amazing. Questions ranged from industry thoughts and predictions, to thoughts on specific brands, to future goals and aspirations. The experience was not like MBA interviews client side. Not a single interviewer asked about my experience before the MBA program.Interview Questions
No OfferPositive ExperienceAverage Interview
- One interviewer started by asking me for questions, which caught me off guard. Answer Question
WPP has carved an empire out of providing marketing and advertising services. One of the world's largest media and communications services conglomerates, WPP has operations in 2,400 offices in more than 100 countries. Its advertising agency networks, including 24/7 Real Media, Grey Worldwide, JWT, Ogilvy & Mather, and Young & Rubicam, offer creative campaign development and brand management services. WPP's holdings also include public relations firms, media buying and planning agencies, and many specialized marketing and communications units. In addition, its Kantar Group...