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

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EDIT was great, now it is a shell of what it once was.

Consulting Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Miamisburg, OH

I have been working at Reed Elsevier Group

ProsBecause you can't find a better job, because the economy is so bad that you would rather risk pending layoffs than work fast food. Because you like creating designs for work being outsourced. Because you are afraid to do better

ConsAll of the real work is done in India

Advice to Senior ManagementTell the truth, don't spin. Employees are not as blind as you think.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Uninspired senior managment

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Dayton, OH

I worked at Reed Elsevier Group


Pros: Great co-workers, until they left for better places to work Cons: Management is so unknowledgeable about the business that they constantly hire outside consultants to tell them what to do. We've seen every one you… Advice to Senior Management: Crispin Davis is being replaced. To the new guy I say: look very very carefully at what is going on, especially in the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Reed Elsevier's clueless management

Consulting Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Dayton, OH

I have been working at Reed Elsevier Group


Pros: Great salary. Very smart and experienced people. Cons: Complete lack of substantive communication from senior management. They communicate,… Advice to Senior Management: Tell us when the layoffs will stop. Tell us what… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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