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Havas Worldwide Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Dec 2, 2019

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  1. "Top Ad Agency - Hard Work and Fun Culture"

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    Former Contractor - Assistant Editor in New York, NY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Havas Worldwide for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great team environment, Competitive Pay, Fun Culture

    Cons

    Often Long hours, not a lot of opportunity to move up.

    Advice to Management

    Add more staff when it is really busy

    Havas Worldwide2019-12-03
  2. "Art director"

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

    I worked at Havas Worldwide full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly people, great location

    Cons

    Long hours, little work life balance

    Havas Worldwide2019-10-27
  3. "Great home away from home."

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    Former Employee - Art Supervisor in Hamilton, NJ
    Recommends

    I worked at Havas Worldwide full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great culture. Passionate work. Mission at hand.

    Cons

    None to report other than the long hours. But that's what we do.

    Havas Worldwide2019-05-13
  4. "Typical Ad Agency..."

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    Former Employee - Art Director in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Havas Worldwide full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good people, salary, projects, clients...

    Cons

    Long hours, Management has favorites.. skeleton crew at times

    Advice to Management

    Keep pushing to gain more clients and hire more people.

    Havas Worldwide2019-02-27
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    "Sweatshop with long hours, no increases and power hungry management"

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    Former Employee - Account Executive in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Havas Worldwide full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Young environment, cool space, lots of parties and being social

    Cons

    Management are big time narcissists ...the agency can’t win business to save their lives, the long hours are grueling...little quality of life

    Advice to Management

    Look at the quality of life of some people. Put management through rigorous training all around.

    Havas Worldwide2017-11-08
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    "Problems"

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    Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Havas Worldwide full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice decor Free Snacks Pet Friendly .

    Cons

    Long hours Little Pay Poor Managers More Losses than Wins

    Advice to Management

    Improve leadership

    Havas Worldwide2017-11-08
  7. "Business Manager"

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    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Havas Worldwide

    Pros

    Great, fun work environment and people

    Cons

    long hours, poor pay compared to other agencies, little opportunity to move up

    Havas Worldwide2017-08-22
  8. "Havas"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Havas Worldwide full-time

    Pros

    fun people and perks !

    Cons

    long hours, better use of time

    Havas Worldwide2017-03-04
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    "Junior Graphic Designer"

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    I have been working at Havas Worldwide

    Pros

    People are great. And free snacks! That magic kitchen is a life saver!!

    Cons

    Long hours, as in any other ad agency...

    Havas Worldwide2016-01-20
  10. "Account Executive"

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    Former Employee - Account Executive in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Havas Worldwide full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great, talented people Delicious snacks and plenty of drinks Fun holiday parties Relaxed environment Free branded Havas swag The new office is beautiful

    Cons

    Disorganized teams Challenging to work in the open concept office Low pay Long hours are normal, so don't make plans after work

    Advice to Management

    Please pay your employees more, they already work hard as it is.

    Havas Worldwide2016-01-15
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