Korn/Ferry
3.3 of 5 90 reviews
www.kornferry.com Los Angeles, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Company run by the numbers; aggressive growth but no investment in people or career development

Manager (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA

ProsStrong position in its industry sector; firm willing to take risks

ConsCulture of everyone for themselves; unprofessional; not career development

Advice to Senior ManagementConsider long-term consequences of management decisions

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Learned a lot, but didn't foresee a lengthy career at KF

    Marketing (Former Employee)
    Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at Korn/Ferry as a contractor for more than a year


    Pros: Competitive pay; since marketing dept is small, there's opportunity to participate… Cons: No clear structure in place for career advancement; "old boys… Advice to Senior Management: When people first join the department, contracted or permanent, take the time to set up a measurable career-plan so that growth can be measured from… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Smoke & Mirrors

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    New York, NY

    I worked at Korn/Ferry full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: You can spend a lot of money for NOTHING Cons: It's all just a dog and pony show. … Advice to Senior Management: Get back to basics. The Barbie Dolls in New… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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