Reed Elsevier Group
3.1 of 5 71 reviews
www.reedelsevier.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

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Reed Elsevier's clueless management

Consulting Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Dayton, OH

I have been working at Reed Elsevier Group

ProsGreat salary. Very smart and experienced people.

ConsComplete lack of substantive communication from senior management. They communicate, but we have no clue why they do what they do.

Advice to Senior ManagementTell us when the layoffs will stop. Tell us what the overall strategy is.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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In a cutthroat market, you need to be in touch with all employees.

Editor (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at Reed Elsevier Group


Pros: Reed Elsevier provides a decent salary and package, compared to the rest of the industry, which is in dire straits.. Some nice co-workers made… Cons: There is poor communication throughout the system, a throwback to an era when things moved along at a lazy pace… Advice to Senior Management: Better communication up and down. Reward outstanding contributors to… More

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Low pay, and mind-numbing work, but you can take lots of days off...

Journals, Editorial Production (Former Employee)
San Diego, CA

I worked at Reed Elsevier Group


Pros: The company is based in Europe, so the attitude throughout the U.S. offices seems to be a tad more "Euro" also. Great vacation time,… Cons: LOW pay and VERY limited opportunity for advancement, even though management (via corporate)tries to act like there is, by requiring you to fill out a… Advice to Senior Management: Be a bit more candid about our significance in the company. We know there is little to no chance for promotion. We know… More

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