Weber Shandwick Reviews

Updated Sep 14, 2021

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3.7
78%
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Weber Shandwick President  Gail Heimann
Gail Heimann
110 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people and great experience(in 48 reviews)

  • "Great understanding of work/life balance(in 39 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Challenging work-life balance with very competitive colleagues(in 83 reviews)

  • "You work long hours - your overtime does not get approved but you still need to do it to complete the work you were assigned(in 77 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee
      Featured Review

      Good place to work

      Mar 17, 2021 - Account Director 
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      Pros

      Meaningful work, talented colleagues, and positive environment. Weber also handles political and social issues incredibly well and cares about its employees.

      Cons

      Benefits (health insurance & compensation packages) are not strong compared with competitors

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      pretty good experience

      Aug 8, 2020 - Intern in Hong Kong
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      Pros

      people there are super nice, they are willing to teach us

      Cons

      not enough chance to get to know interns in other teams

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    3. 2.0
      Current Employee

      No future

      Sep 2, 2021 - Manager in Hong Kong
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      Pros

      Nice office, flexibility of working style, affair

      Cons

      Poor leadership, many unprofessional colleagues and some of their mindset are terrible than a kindergarten.

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Great teams great colleagues, not that great management

      Aug 12, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Very great teams and teammates. Working level colleague are competent, efficient and collaborative. Most of the colleagues are willing to support each other on biz and projects.

      Cons

      Management constantly lost touch with the latest market/industry environment. Failed to reflect the internal working process or pitch ideas after pitch loss.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      One of the best PR agencies

      May 23, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Top agency in the industry

      Cons

      More supportive culture would be good

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good place to learn

      Jan 13, 2021 - Intern in Hong Kong
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      Pros

      Nice office and supportive colleagues

      Cons

      Hours can be long for full-time employees

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    7. 1.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Healthcare team is worst of the worst

      Jan 21, 2021 - Senior Associate in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Overall employee benefits Work-life balance is better than other 4A.

      Cons

      Team management and micro-management. Working Atmosphere Unclear career path

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Working at WS

      Dec 25, 2020 - Associate in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Large agency network, exposure to various industries

      Cons

      unclear promotion path, unbalanced team structure

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    9. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Collegiality? No.

      Sep 14, 2020 - Middle Level in Hong Kong
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The workload is quite fair.

      Cons

      Poor teamwork within the organization, while it tries to brainwash you it promotes the culture of collegiality Management only talks to you if you are their rising star

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Intern

      Jan 12, 2020 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work experience with diff clients

      Cons

      Long working time and stressful environment

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