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Updated March 23, 2017
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CEB Chairman and CEO Thomas L. Monahan III
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Pros
  • work life balance, great coworkers (in 135 reviews)

  • The exposure to C level executives so early in your career is unprecedented (in 44 reviews)

Cons
  • Compensation may be slightly low compared to industry standards but work-life balance is much higher compared to industry standards (in 65 reviews)

  • Sometimes sclerotic senior management processes (in 44 reviews)

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  1. "Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at CEB full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    great work culture and people

    Cons

    tasks can sometimes feel monotonous


  2. "Consultant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CEB full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    great culture and work-life balance

    Cons

    lack for pay-equality and the absolute disregard to do anything about it


  3. "Great place to learn sales"

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    Current Employee - Business Development Manager in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Business Development Manager in Washington, DC

    I have been working at CEB full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent training and development program

    Cons

    long hours, especially during closing weeks


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  5. "events"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CEB full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great opportunities
    Mainly young personnel - energy is great
    Charity friendly and encouraging

    Cons

    Having a degree is essential
    Needs to value the "workers" not just the management that reports to senior leaders

    Advice to Management

    No comment - Some are better than others......


  6. "Great Company!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CEB full-time

    Pros

    - management that cares
    - great work life balance
    - positive encouraging environment

    Cons

    - uncertain career paths, what needs to be done to achieve promotion
    - merger with Gartner creates some uncertainty
    - some functions underpaid for value add to company


  7. "My experience."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CEB full-time

    Pros

    Loved my time there. Hard work great possibilities.

    Cons

    Cannot find any cons other than at times bandwidth was a little challenging with the number of projects but that is a possibility anywhere at any given time.


  8. "Great place to work for millennials"

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    Current Employee - Senior Account Management Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Account Management Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CEB (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexibility, team environment, social community

    Cons

    Management structure, pay structure, very young company, a lot of internal conflicts

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your teams and actually take feedback instead of trying to explain a problem away


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Politics over innovation (in software development)"

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    Former Employee - Software Developer
    Former Employee - Software Developer
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CEB full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Better benefits than the competition. Lot of travel opportunities (if you're at a management position).
    Salaries are good if you know how to negociate.

    Cons

    Pushes home-made software frameworks, totally closed to open-source, uses of archaic technologies in every fields. Do not take recommandations from experts.


  10. "a great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at CEB full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great work place and benefits

    Cons

    Not a lot of cross department communication

    Advice to Management

    Management needs to improve communication


  11. "Happy Employee"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at CEB full-time

    Pros

    A Good work life balance

    Cons

    Strong sales culture
    Short term vision and decision making



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