D&B
2.8 of 5 200 reviews
www.dnb.com Short Hills, NJ 5000+ Employees

D&B Reviews

Updated Apr 07, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

2.8 200 reviews

                             

100% Approve of the CEO

D&B President & CEO Robert Carrigan

Robert Carrigan

(1 ratings)

40% of employees recommend this company to a friend
66 Employee Reviews Back to all reviews
Relevance Date Rating
in
  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         

1 person found this helpful  

Great business experience. Needs better pay.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at D&B full-time for more than 5 years

ProsIt was a great place to get business experience. Advancement opportunities are there for those willing to achieve the benchmarks that are required.

ConsDespite it being a stimulating place to learn about business the office I worked in was contaminated by nepotism. Salary was low. It paid the bills.

Advice to Senior ManagementRaise your salary ranges and compensate adequately. Be more open to ideas from front-line managers who supervise those who labor daily to collect your precious data.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Approves of CEO

 

Competitive work environment

QA Analyst (Former Employee)
Parsippany, NJ (US)

I worked at D&B full-time for more than a year

ProsIntelligent employees, quiet work environment, always work to do. Multiple consultant companies = pushes employees to do better work. This is clear because most workers take their job seriously.

ConsPersonal growth, disconnect between upper management and lower management causes less than perfect quality. Multiple consultant companies = high competition, sometimes counter productive.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         

 

Stop Worrying about the bottom-line

Senior Solutions Consultant (Current Employee)
Boston, MA (US)

I have been working at D&B full-time for more than a year

ProsGood work-life balance and brand name

ConsSenior management too focused on reaching their numbers

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Approves of CEO

 

work wise fine, manager not so much

Business Analyst (Current Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I have been working at D&B full-time for more than a year

Prosgood work profile, endorses work life balance

Consleadership team for my department were a pain

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • No Opinion of CEO

 

Good company, good products and services, no work/life

Sales (Current Employee)

I have been working at D&B full-time for more than 10 years

Prosgood products and comp plan

Consnever ending shuffle in the c-suite

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

 

What could have been

Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)

I worked at D&B full-time for more than a year

ProsTalented workforce.
Great work environment
Good work life balance

ConsToo much politics in competing with external vendors for development work

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • No Opinion of CEO

 

Business, Quality, financial analyst and Market Research Analyst

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at D&B full-time for more than a year

ProsGood process
Can Learn new fields
Fast Growth

ConsMore work pressure and less salary
Working environment is not good
Cant avail the leaves eligible for

– I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         

 

Improving but long road ahead

Senior Product Director (Current Employee)

I have been working at D&B full-time for more than 3 years

ProsWork-life balance, really nice and well-intentioned people, decent pay and benefits. The new CEO, Bob Carrigan, is great and you can already see a seismic shift in the approach to a lot of things. He's done away with much of the hierarchy that has plagued the company for years.

ConsWe are in transition between the old world and the new. Unfortunately, we need to contend with a lot of old baggage that continues to drag things down. That all said, I'm hopeful that things will continue to improve.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep fighting the good fight and don't give in to quarterly street pressures.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Disapproves of CEO

1 person found this helpful  

Too many changes

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at D&B full-time

ProsPay, flexibility, work life balance

ConsDifficult to learn, management is constantly changing and turning over

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • No Opinion of CEO

2 people found this helpful  

D&B is a good company overall. There is advancement opportunities available.

Account Manager (Former Employee)

I worked at D&B full-time for more than 5 years

ProsThere is a great work life balance.

ConsLimited income potential. As a sales rep, I want the ability to write my own paycheck. While the income is good, it is not great. Because D&B is a huge company, implementing ideas or change can be difficult. Recent comp plan change was for the worse.

Advice to Senior ManagementWhile you are good at receiving feedback from employees, implementing it is another story. We are on the front lines, listen to us!!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review
RSS Feed Embed

Worked for D&B? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.

Glassdoor is your free inside look at D&B reviews and ratings - including employee satisfaction and approval ratings for D&B CEO Robert Carrigan. All 66 reviews are posted anonymously by D&B employees.