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Mullen Reviews

Updated May 17, 2018
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Pros
  • Most of the folks in the creative department are some of the best and most talented people I've ever had the pleasure of working with (in 14 reviews)

  • Great people (excluding upper management) (in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • Work life balance can be tricky (in 26 reviews)

  • Work/life balance can be tough sometimes with everyone expected to work long hours and be available outside of work to answer emails, etc (in 19 reviews)

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  1. "Senior Art Director"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Mullen full-time

    Pros

    Great culture. Really talented people.

    Cons

    Work life balance can be tricky.


  2. "Opportunities abound"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Mullen full-time

    Pros

    Plenty of good stuff to work on. Merit based.

    Cons

    Work life balance can be tough.

  3. "Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Mullen full-time

    Pros

    Clients roster was diverse and interesting.

    Cons

    Management could do much better.


  4. "Great place to work, long hours, some stress"

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    Former Employee - Group Creative Director in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Group Creative Director in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    You produce great work. Wonderful people throughout the company. A culture of winning. Great if you are a self starter.

    Cons

    Demanding and long hours. 60–70 per week. Not always efficiently run. Sometimes work for the sake of work. But worth it.

    Advice to Management

    Treat women more equally RE pay.


  5. "Fun job, but you'll be married to it."

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    Former Employee - Studio Associate in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Studio Associate in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mullen (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Creative, innovative agency. If you can survive the pace, you'll earn your chops in no time.

    Cons

    Don't get to attached to you coworkers. Churn and burn.

    Advice to Management

    Don't make your employees feel like your doing them a favor by giving them the opportunity to work for you. Take care of them. Nurture growth and promote from within.


  6. "great place to grow"

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    Former Employee - Senior Brand Strategist in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Senior Brand Strategist in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Mullen full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    scrappy, egalitarian and fun community

    Cons

    no handholding, you gotta earn it. (really, a good thing)


  7. Helpful (6)

    "Avoid"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Mullen full-time

    Pros

    Long break Christmans through New Year

    Cons

    Highly toxic environment; no values.

  8. "Great culture and pay"

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

    I worked at Mullen full-time

    Pros

    Great culture and office space.

    Cons

    Had a bad team, but that said nothing about the company itself.


  9. "Media Planner"

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    Former Employee - Media Planner in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Media Planner in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    learned a lot, it was great

    Cons

    nothing bad I can say


  10. Helpful (3)

    "Account Executive"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at Mullen full-time

    Pros

    - like to people I work with
    - no micro management
    - flexibility

    Cons

    - lack of leadership from senior management
    - no structure/organization
    - need to fight for your growth


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