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Korn/Ferry

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Prosgreat exposure to all industries and functions, like getting a free MBA. exposed to C-suite executives and senior management.

Consnot much committment to developing staff and rewarding hard work. The incentive structure is not effective at the staff level.

Advice to Senior Managementmake more of a committment to developing talent within the organization. Being in the business of executive search, the management should realize how expensive it is to replace good talent and therefore make more of a committment to the staff.

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    It had its moments

    Associate (Current Employee) Tokyo (Japan)

    I have been working at Korn/Ferry


    Pros: You can climb up to Partner even if you start at… Cons: Conservative, inward thinking management Heavy reliance on business from multinationals referred from other offices No sense of real urgency in… Advice to Senior Management: Even though they have been in this country for several decades, theyhave not gained much ground among local companies, always depending on "support" from other… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    A sinking leader where it is not good to be in a crisis period.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Korn/Ferry


    Pros: The brand is famous and it really helps to do some business. Most of the employees have great… Cons: It is a companye where the management is weak. In a crisis period it causes lots of problem to adapt… Advice to Senior Management: Try to focus on a more mid-term strategy than reacting too quickly. Have a… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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