The Nielsen Company
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www.nielsen.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Great people, less opportunity

Analyst (Former Employee)
Shanghai, Shanghai (China)

I worked at The Nielsen Company full-time for more than a year

ProsGreat teamwork, much to learn,and much exposure to the market

Consa lot of OT, poor compensation

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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six sigma to death

Director (Former Employee)
Chicago, IL (US)

I worked at The Nielsen Company full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: has presence in data, technology, media. depending on groups and… Cons: dinosaurs at VP and some SVP levels who have been with the company for 110, 15, 20 years but have no evolved their skills or… Advice to Senior Management: Too many out of touch SVP, VPs who dont understand that its a media, technology and data interplay and have stuck to what they know… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Good for First Career Step

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Cincinnati, OH (US)

I worked at The Nielsen Company full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Outstanding training and continuing education, experience with high-profile clients, corporate responsibility and diversity initiatives. It was great for a first job right… Cons: Compensation and recognition are inconsistent with the annual review process. You can consistently get excellent reviews but with the promotion and advancement structure,… Advice to Senior Management: Offer salaries that keep up with the market, and stop forcing a… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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