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    I worked at The Nielsen Company

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    Learnt a lot on the job and were very patient in training new interns.
    Great company values - hard working employees passionate about what they do at Nielsen.
    Opportunity to work at one of the world's leading market research companies.

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The Nielsen Company Interviews

Updated Sep 13, 2014
Updated Sep 13, 2014

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    Anonymous Employee  in  Markham, ON
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    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at The Nielsen Company in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Met an HR rep at a university fair, email contact and filled out an online assesment, followed by an in person HR interview with typical HR questions (strengths, experience, education) and manager interview more related to the role.

    Interview Questions
    • Straight forward, typical interview questions (strengths, experience, education) and some logic questions (similar to GMAT) - practice logic tests can be found online   Answer Question
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The Nielsen Company Awards and Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, The Human Rights Campaign, 2014
Honomichl Top 50 Report (Rank #1), American Marketing Association’s Marketing News magazine, 2013
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Additional Info

Website www.nielsen.com
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1923
Type Company - Public (NLSN)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $10 to $25 million (CAD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Nielsen Holdings N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global information and measurement company with leading market positions in marketing and consumer information, television and other media measurement, online intelligence and mobile measurement. Nielsen has a presence in approximately 100 countries, with headquarters in New York, USA and Diemen, the Netherlands.

Mission: To provide clients with the most complete understanding of consumers and markets worldwide.

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