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Pearson Overview

www.pearson.com
London, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1844
Company - Public (PSO)
Education
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
We're the world's learning company, with 35,000 employees across 70 countries worldwide. Our unique insight and world-class expertise comes from our long history of working closely with teachers, learners, researchers, authors, and thought ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to help people progress in their lives through learning.

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    Current Employee - Instructional Designer in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Instructional Designer in Los Angeles, CA
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Pearson full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great Team, Great Working Conditions

    Cons

    Salary Rate (Increases), Review Process

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Pearson Interviews

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    Systems Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Orlando, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Pearson (Orlando, FL).

    Interview

    Application through Monster. Qualifying phone call, then showed up with several other people for a F to F interview. Interview was about an hour, then I was sent a questionnaire. Three questions. I answered and sent back. Three days later I received an offer.

    Interview Questions

    • What was the hardest customer you ever dealt with?   1 Answer
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Pearson Awards & Accolades

  • 100% on Corporate Equality Index - Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2017
  • Gold Cannes Lions Award and the Grand Prix, Cannes Lions Awards, 2016
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