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"A company in transition"

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Current Employee - Corporate Counsel in Norwood, MA
Current Employee - Corporate Counsel in Norwood, MA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Work/life balance
Good boss
Hard working people
People like to collaborate and problem solve
Interesting work
Potential growth of the business

Cons

A lot of transition over the last year.

Other Employee Reviews for Mercer

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    "Started off great but went downhill year after year - this is for Outsourcing."

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    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Implementation Analyst
    Former Employee - Implementation Analyst
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Great people for the most part.
    -Benefits were pretty good

    Cons

    -Raises all but stopped and bonus pool is constantly under-funded.
    -60+ Hours a week
    -No Salary grades
    -No Job descriptions
    -No Career management or directives at all
    -Constantly hiring outside the company and overpaying for average talent
    -Horrible system that is beyond being saved at this point
    -Keep hiring upper management that offers no real positives and then end up leaving after a few years with things worse then when they started
    -Constant rumors about being sold off or just dumped all together
    -Refusal to fire the employees who actually are terrible and do very little work or partnering

    Advice to Management

    Retire, you don't care about the long term vision or the employees


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Mercer experience"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Project Manager in Norwood, MA
    Current Employee - IT Project Manager in Norwood, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    pay is fair, lots of work, some good people

    Cons

    absolutely no appetite for mistakes so is less willingness to take chances. commitment to AGILE is not serious outside of IT

    Advice to Management

    people are afraid to try things for fear of poor reviews or getting cut

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