Hanson Wade Reviews

Updated Aug 10, 2022

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4.1
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Pros
  • "I started at Hanson Wade after graduating, and produced three conferences before leaving(in 14 reviews)

  • "Great culture and reward when you put the effort in(in 8 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "calls a day, no clear career progression, untrained managers, long hours into the evening 9 finish(in 4 reviews)

  • "Work/Life balance is extremely poor - this isn't a 8(in 3 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      10/10 would recommend

      Aug 10, 2022 - Business Developemnt Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Culture is great and it's the best career development of anywhere I've worked. First place I've worked where promotions are genuinely about work and not who you know.

      Cons

      Genuinely can't think of one.

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    2. 1.0
      Current Employee

      Poor

      Aug 8, 2022 - Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Some good people -good starting place

      Cons

      -high staff turnover, especially senior staff -favouritism and poor culture -pay package -some poor quality products

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great work culture + commission scheme

      Aug 2, 2022 - Delegate Sales Executive 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of grads & opportunities to socialise outside of work, good earning potential with commission scheme

      Cons

      Very target-driven so may not be suited to everyone

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good Company

      Aug 1, 2022 - Eventassistent in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Quality of role, the job is rewarding

      Cons

      Not too many cons or anything out of the ordinary

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Skills development and career development

      Jul 29, 2022 - Sales Manager in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      A strong management focus on skills development and training. Opportunities to progress in to more senior or different roles. Hybrid working offers good mix of office culture and flexibility. Attractive commission schemes. Opportunity to travel.

      Cons

      The pace is high and expectations are high too. This means it is not for everyone.

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    6. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      Jul 13, 2022 - Graduate Student 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice team and good communication

      Cons

      Stressful and workload was overwhelming

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      People and Salary

      Jul 5, 2022 - Event Coordinator in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      A pro would be the people.

      Cons

      Base salary is low and below industry average.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

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      Jun 9, 2022 - Delegate Sales Executive in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company culture and vision

      Cons

      Work load can sometimes be overwhelming

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Good entry to the pharmaceutical industry

      Jun 7, 2022 - Senior Conference Producer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good commission if you succeed. Fun place to work with young, exciting culture.

      Cons

      Success not rewarded with title or salary rise. Lots of nepotism. Extremely deadline orientated projects with factors difficult to control yourself.

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Very stressful working lifestyle

      May 24, 2022 - Conference Producer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Pay is okay, People are nice, Travelling is fune

      Cons

      So stressful, tiring, lack of standardised ways to promote people,

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    Hanson Wade has an overall rating of 4.1 out of 5, based on over 104 reviews left anonymously by employees. 84% of employees would recommend working at Hanson Wade to a friend and 80% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -6% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Hanson Wade employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.3 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Hanson Wade. This rating has decreased by -13% over the last 12 months.

    84% of Hanson Wade employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Hanson Wade 3.6 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.3 for culture and values and 4.2 for career opportunities.

    According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Hanson Wade to be senior leadership, management, career development and the cons to be benefits, compensation.

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