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Updated February 4, 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)

  • This is definitely a great place to pick up experience (in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • Work life balance can be tricky (in 25 reviews)

  • Long hours, lazy/non-existent HR department and review process (in 18 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. "great place to grow"

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    • Senior Management
    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)

  3. "Partner"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Perfect Lawyer life in Chicago

    Cons

    Lawyer hours can drag on a bit but nothing to do with the firm


  4. Helpful (5)

    "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.


  5. "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.


  6. "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


  7. Helpful (5)

    "Associate Creative Director"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Mullen full-time

    Pros

    Free beer on beer cart thursdays

    Cons

    Promotions based on favoritism
    Sexist men in upper management
    atrocious morale
    No raises only empty promises
    always feel like you are on shaky ground

    Advice to Management

    Get new management

  8. Helpful (2)

    "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


  9. "Just OK."

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

    I have been working at Mullen full-time

    Pros

    Decent creative output. Can get a lot experience in a short period of time.

    Cons

    A little dysfunctional. Understaffed.

    Advice to Management

    Invest more in your employees.


  10. "Media Planner"

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

    I worked at Mullen full-time

    Pros

    great clients, great work perks

    Cons

    working late and competitive environment


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