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    Pros

    Great atmosphere and lot of opportunity to grow from within the company. Training is top notch.

    Cons

    The competitive atmosphere makes it sometimes hard to stand out. Lots of traveling if that's not your thing.

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    Assistant Product Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
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    Application

    The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at CNET Networks (San Francisco, CA) in March 2010.

    Interview

    I was contacted by email to schedule a phone interview. The phone interview lasted about 30 minutes. During the conversation, I was asked detailed questions about past projects I had worked on. I was promptly asked to come in for an in-person interview. During the interview, I was asked to troubleshoot a series of UI related problems, but was not asked about my background, or why I wanted the job, at all.

    I didn't get the job, but overall the interview experience was positive and the interviewer was very nice.

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Website www.cnet.com
Headquarters San Francisco, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Operated By CBS Interactive
Founded 1994
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Tune into this network and you can get the scoop on the latest and greatest technology, food, and entertainment. CNET Networks provides technology related information, product reviews, and price comparisons through its flagship Web site CNET.com. The company has been extending its customer base from the IT market into holdings that cover more general consumer categories. Those sites include GameSpot (video game-related content), CHOW (content for food and drink enthusiasts), BNET (information for business managers), and TV.com (content for television fans). A consortium of... More

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