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John Paton
19 Ratings

    Growing innovative Company

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales Manager
    Former Employee - Sales Manager

    I worked at Digital First Media full-time (more than 5 years)


    Innovation of new products
    Forward thinking in tough market place
    Empower employees


    Ready, Fire, Aim - no clear strategic planning
    Too many new products - not giving enough time and focus for an idea to take shape
    Forecasting and Budgeting take too much time and energy away from important work

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get better at strategic planning
    Stop reforecasting incorrect forecasts. Build solid plans and stick to them

    Positive Outlook
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Digital First Media Interviews

Updated Dec 10, 2014
Updated Dec 10, 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience


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Getting an Interview


Interview Difficulty


Interview Difficulty




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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Southgate, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Southgate, MI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Digital First Media in October 2014.

    Interview Details

    I was given a fairly typical in-person interview. Average questions about the community I was expected to cover, where I see myself in 5 years. Three weeks later I was offered a job, which I accepted. After about a week and a half, and after I'd resigned at my then-current job, I was called to say the job was "frozen" by corporate and I was out of luck and a job.

    Interview Questions
    • What's the biggest issue you expect to cover in the city you'd be covering?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I was able to negotiate two dollars per hour higher than the original offer.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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Headquarters New York, NY
Size 16 to 50 Employees
Founded 2011
Type Company - Private
Industry Media
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

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