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Wolters Kluwer Reviews

Updated January 26, 2015
Updated January 26, 2015
619 Reviews
2.9
619 Reviews
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Wolters Kluwer Chairman, Executive Board and CEO Nancy McKinstry
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167 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Reasonable work-life balance depending on which division you work in and what time of year (in 51 reviews)

  • Work-from-home is offered (to some) as well as a flexible schedule (in 27 reviews)


Cons
  • Upper management does not understand the products in their departments (in 33 reviews)

  • Intense pressure from senior management to meet aggressive goals (in 30 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great co-workers and lower management!

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Tax Analyst in Wichita, KS
    Former Employee - Tax Analyst in Wichita, KS

    I worked at Wolters Kluwer full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Intelligent, friendly co-workers. Very flexible work schedule. Good benefits. I was fortunate in that I liked my lead and manager as well.

    Cons

    Too many overtime hours in some departments.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Reward lower level employees in good years for their loyalty during less profitable years.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Freelance abstracter

    Former Employee - Freelance Abstracter in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Freelance Abstracter in New York, NY

    I worked at Wolters Kluwer

    Pros

    Good pay, steady work, professional staff

    Cons

    Some of the papers that I had to abstract were outside my field of expertise.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
  3.  

    very good company to work with

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Pune (India)
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Pune (India)

    I have been working at Wolters Kluwer

    Pros

    good work culture,work life balance

    Cons

    no onsite opportunities are here

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  5.  

    Good Company

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Test Analyst
    Current Employee - Test Analyst

    I have been working at Wolters Kluwer full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Good work life balance.
    Work from home option is available which is very convenient in busy time

    Cons

    I am too new to find faults within organization. As of now I am too new to rate on this parameter

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Too new to organization.As of now I am too new to rate on this parameter

    Recommends
  6.  

    great place to work

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Customer Specialist in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Customer Specialist in Columbus, OH

    I worked at Wolters Kluwer full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    35 hour work week, decent pay, plenty of paid time off, interesting work, small office atmosphere

    Cons

    Part of a very large company, so a lot of big corporate initiatives can ruin the small office feel. Not many advancement opportunities unless you want to move to another city.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More transparency between corporate and office activities.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Excellent company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wolters Kluwer full-time

    Pros

    Excellent work environment, Great place to learn and grow for people from all backgounds

    Cons

    Very Top down driven organisation

  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Best Company I have worked in so far

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cyberjaya (Malaysia)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cyberjaya (Malaysia)

    I worked at Wolters Kluwer as a contractor

    Pros

    Flexible hours
    There is always food when you need to munch
    No one bothers you as long as you finish your work
    Friendly workmates
    Play games when got time
    Inter-team tournaments on Wii or Badminton
    A lot of fun stuff

    Cons

    Too many politics
    Secrets
    Not very open with employees
    Sometimes too much workload for 1 individual

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more open to your employees
    Employees work their heads off to submit their work by the given deadlines and I think they deserve to know better

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Intern

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    Former Employee - Intern in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Intern in New York, NY

    I worked at Wolters Kluwer as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    Its a wonderful place to start off a career. The work place is structured and the people are very open to ideas. Their internship program is very informative about the industry and life within the company.

    Cons

    Needs to expand into newer technologies

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue doing what they are doing when it comes to interns.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Respecful

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Data Entry Analyst in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Data Entry Analyst in New York, NY

    I have been working at Wolters Kluwer as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    it's work ethics, values, and compassion for its employees

    Cons

    It is very cold in the building. I need a coat on.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please hire the Interns. I have come to love working for your company, and would love the opportunity, to be a part of it.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  11. 1 person found this helpful  

    The future looks BRIGHT!

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Leader in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Sales Leader in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Wolters Kluwer full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    The sales management team in the Tax & Accounting division is committed to excellence. This has never been more evident than watching them invest in their skills and craft as leaders. There are a ton of things right with this business and Wolters Kluwer is a place to come and grow your sales career.

    Cons

    The accounting marketplace can be difficult. You need to up for the challenge!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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