Mercer is the world's largest human resources consulting firm. A regular in the #1 spot in our rankings of top HR Consulting firms, Mercer is arguably the top global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement, and investments. The firm is a subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan, a global professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy, and people.
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As a firm specializing in advice on all things HR—from investment and retirements to “workforce rewards”—it’s no surprise to find that Mercer’s employees are, once again, delighted with life at the firm.
Sure, the pandemic has created some work-life balance in a way that didn’t exist before, but there are very few businesses out there where some blurring of the lines for desk-bound employees didn’t occur as the world adjusted.
Importantly, Mercer-ites have retained their deep respect and admiration for their colleagues, and note that training programs—previously an occasional source of concern for new hires—have been much improved in recent years.
All told, the firm is on a solid footing and, all being well with the economy, sh...
Mercer believes in building brighter futures by redefining the world of work, reshaping retirement and investment outcomes, and unlocking real health and well-being. Mercer’s more than 25,000 employees are based in 44 countries, and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a business of Marsh & McLennan (NYSE: MMC), the world’s leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people, with 76,000 colleagues and annual revenue of $17 billion.
Different names, same business
Mercer has been in the business of making a difference in people’s lives for more than 75 years. William M. Mercer, Ltd. began in Canada and grew to become a premier provider of actuarial and benefits consulting services. After the firm was acquired by Marsh & McLennan Com...