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"Flexible hourly job with good pay and nice people."

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Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at Pearson as an intern

Pros

Flexible internship and a great team.

Cons

Distribution of work was uneven throughout the year.

Other Employee Reviews for Pearson

  1. Helpful (3)

    "Layoffs and Outsourcing"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Upper Saddle River, NJ
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Upper Saddle River, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    great benefits
    great non-upper management people
    can work from home
    flex time

    Cons

    CEOs getting multi-million dollar bonuses while employees get tiny raises
    lack of respect for workers
    ridiculous deadlines
    long hours without appreciation
    expectation to always work long hours
    fear of being let go if you don't work long hours
    lots of reorgs
    management is clueless
    very little training
    systems always changing due to reorgs
    not concerned with quality only bottom line
    outsourcing to companies because of price not quality
    lack of communication
    lack of job description
    meetings meetings meetings
    lots of vacation time but management dictates when it can be taken
    inequalities galore

    Advice to Management

    Where do I start


  2. "Great company, until..."

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Executive in Pittsburgh, PA
    Former Employee - Account Executive in Pittsburgh, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pearson full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The people I had the opportunity to work with were fantastic. All very professional, always helpful and incredibly knowledgable.

    Cons

    Excellent software products, but on the high end of cost scale. Upper management not very responsive to what's going on in the field.

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