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Pearson Overview

London, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1844
Company - Public (PSO)
Education Training Services
€5 to €10 billion (EUR) per year
Competitors

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We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to help people make progress in their lives through learning.

Pearson Reviews

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    I worked at Pearson full-time

    Pros

    Nice people- challanging work transitions from traditional to digital

    Cons

    New strategy difficult to implement

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Pearson Interviews

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Company Updates

  • COVID-19

    We’ve learned so much during the Covid-19 pandemic, but there are still many unknowns. Our Parent Pulse Survey shows that a great deal of uncertainty remains about school openings in the fall. Read the report:

  • John Fallon describes our commitment to racial and ethnic equality within our products and services as well as employee recruitment, retention, and inclusion. Today we are taking action to accomplish this with the creation of a new diversity task force. As the world’s learning company, we have a major role to play in helping society to combat racism—and we are up to the challenge.

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Pearson Awards & Accolades

  • 100% on Corporate Equality Index - Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2018
  • 100 Top Companies With Remote Jobs, FlexJobs, 2018
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