Madison Square Garden

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Madison Square Garden Reviews

Updated September 16, 2014
Updated September 16, 2014
95 Reviews
3.5
95 Reviews
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Madison Square Garden President and CEO Hank J. Ratner
Hank J. Ratner
47 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great people - everyone is very passionate about their job (in 8 reviews)

  • Great environment to learn about sports and entertainment (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • Not a lot of room to grow, within the company (in 3 reviews)

  • long hours, sometimes didn't have much to do so sat idely (in 4 reviews)

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  1.  

    Good starter job

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    Former Employee - Email Coordinator  in  New York, NY
    Former Employee - Email Coordinator in New York, NY

    I worked at Madison Square Garden full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great environment and people to work with.

    Cons

    No chance to move up.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Loved it.... But after a while the buzz and glamour of it all starts to wear off

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great work environment. The people here become your family. Exciting atmosphere with the Knicks, Rangers, Liberty and all of our Entertainment venues and shows.

    Cons

    promotions / growing internally can be challenging. the pay isn't what it should be according to market. everything has to go through a million processes in order to get done.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  3.  

    Great People, but hard work

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    Current Employee - Intern  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Intern in New York, NY

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    You can easily access the people that will help you career-wise.

    Cons

    Employees are sometimes under appreciated.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    N/A

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    MSG (My Special Goals)

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    Current Employee - Guest Experience Representative  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Guest Experience Representative in New York, NY

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    MSG provides me with the opportunity to work in the greatest venues in the City of New York.

    Cons

    Long periods of inactivity due to lack of work.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You should promote from within and based on seniority

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    I enjoyed it thoroughly, but I'm not distraught to be leaving.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden as a contractor

    Pros

    Great atmosphere, especially for sports fans. Occasional tickets to games.

    Cons

    Doesn't seem to be much vertical movement in the company. Not enough full-time work to go around.

    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    It was a great learning experience.

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    Current Employee - Marketing Intern  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Marketing Intern in New York, NY

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    Great perks, great people, and a great environment.

    Cons

    Not much opportunity for growth and very political.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learn to adapt to the current trends of society. Some people are stuck in the 1970s.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Great learning experiences.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden

    Pros

    There is always something to do,and people to meet

    Cons

    Not a lot of room to grow, within the company.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Good company to work for

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden

    Pros

    Team player atmosphere in this department & good benefits

    Cons

    need to be more flexible in salaries

  10.  

    Fast-paced, demanding, and good learning experience.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Marketing  in  New York, NY
    Former Employee - Marketing in New York, NY

    I worked at Madison Square Garden as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    Great people - everyone is very passionate about their job. Perks - shows, concerts, live events.

    Cons

    Big corporation so things are slow to change. Some politics.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    MSG company overview

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    Current Employee - Security  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Security in New York, NY

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great work environment with a diverse crows

    Cons

    Tough hours with fickle managment

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    let the building run itself

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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