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LSE Reviews

Updated Nov 15, 2019

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4.3
88%
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96%
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LSE CEO Judith Rees (no image)
Judith Rees
49 Ratings
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  • "There really is no cons working here in my personal experience(in 7 reviews)

  • "Can be very on-and-off in terms of the workload when it is part time(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Taking steps to improve student satisfaction"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Student 

    I worked at LSE part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The leadership seems to be somewhat committed to improving student satisfaction

    Cons

    Shifts are mostly inconsistent and management isn't the most supportive

    LSE2019-11-07
  2. "Great school"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Student in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Intellectual environment, great professors, smart students

    Cons

    Stressful environment, insufficient support from administration

    LSE2019-11-16
  3. "It is a nice experience to study at LSE"

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    Current Employee - Student 

    I have been working at LSE full-time

    Pros

    You are able to manage your time independently

    Cons

    Peers are too focused on work

    LSE2019-11-12
  4. "Friendly and flexible"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Content Developer 

    I have been working at LSE part-time

    Pros

    Very understanding management. Good company culture and nice benefits

    Cons

    Have to be self motivated

    LSE2019-11-06
  5. "Great employer and work environment"

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    Former Employee - LSE Advancement in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at LSE full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - lovely staff, stakeholders and alumni - nice work/life balance and office environment - great brand to represent

    Cons

    - red tape that makes progression an obstacle - not a great deal of career progression available, though I understand this is being worked on

    LSE2019-10-21
  6. "good"

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

    I have been working at LSE part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good location around holborn station

    Cons

    nothing is very seriously bad

    LSE2019-09-25
  7. "Graduate Student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at LSE full-time

    Pros

    Amazing career service Very caring programmer

    Cons

    Very intensive curriculum Too much focus on IBD, less resource for consultancy and other career paths

    LSE2019-09-23
  8. "Good University Overall"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Student 

    I have been working at LSE full-time

    Pros

    Great resources and a prestigious institution

    Cons

    Expensive and some lack of dedication to students from staff

    LSE2019-09-21
  9. "Very satisfied with the teaching"

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

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

    Pros

    Teaching is of high quality

    Cons

    Not very high student satisfaction

    LSE2019-09-07
  10. "Good work environment"

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    Former Employee - Artworker in London, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at LSE full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good work environment in general

    Cons

    Long periods of inactivity, months of boredom

    LSE2019-09-19
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