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  1. "Communications Firm"

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    Current Employee - Senior Vice President in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Edelman full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Diversity of capabilities, talented staff and opportunities for exciting client work depending on the team.

    Cons

    Lack of mentorship, career development nurturing, poor networking, and management or team leadership problems

    Advice to Management

    Better nurture career growth and work on managers that focus on mentoring teams and networking

    Edelman2018-04-18

    Edelman Response

    May 1, 2018Edelman

    Thanks for your feedback. I'm happy to hear you've taken advantage of and enjoyed some of the diverse and exciting opportunities here. It sounds like you haven't been as thrilled about management and mentorship so far, so I hope you'll consider reaching out to me at maria.okeeffe@edelman.com ...

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  1. "I can see myself staying here a while"

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    Current Employee - AAE in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Edelman full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The office is an incredibly friendly place, full of enthusiastic and approachable people. On the whole, stuff just gets done - I couldn't pinpoint anybody I've worked with who I think was only half-assing it. Any times I've had a problem (personal or professional) I've been met with supportive line management. I feel like when I ask to try something new, I'm taken seriously and given the chance to improve my skills.

    Cons

    Your hours vary enormously by team, some teams are really good for making sure you're not always staying late, others regularly stay late and consider it 'the norm'. Right now, I have very few complaints about my job, but I'm given the impression that the higher up you are, the more the cracks start to show, so it's easy for me to be overwhelmingly positive. However, because of occasional negativity from mid-level...

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    Edelman2019-07-10
  2. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Account Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Edelman full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fantastic clients, smart and engaging people. Flexible working becoming part of the company-wide culture.

    Cons

    Unclear promotion and salary increase processes, superficial training, poor career pathing.

    Edelman2019-08-16

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