Pearson
3.3 of 5 725 reviews
www.pearson.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsMany talented and smart employees working on interesting projects

ConsLittle opportunity for advancement and decaying moral after several rounds of layoffs and declining effectiveness of communication from higher management

Advice to Senior ManagementFind out about the skills and expertise of the employees and leverage the talent you have. Most everyone wants to contribute in a meaningful way, but the business structure and lack of encouragement and opportunities to advance is dissatisfying and has forced many gifted employees to be forced to look elsewhere for advancement.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Marketing (Former Employee)

    I worked at Pearson full-time


    Pros: Helping students learn, great marketing team. Cons: Huge company, made it hard to get promoted without relocating. Advice to Senior Management: n/a More
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    Editor (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Pearson full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Good office environment. No dress code. Cons: Confused management, confused leadership. Declining profits and market share. 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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