Future US Reviews

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Zillah Byng-Maddick
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  • Turning the corner at a blistering speed.

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    I have been working at Future US full-time (more than a year)

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    Pros

    - Management is focused on supporting you, helping you grow within the company
    - Management opens the floor to employees for ideas/feedback/input at every opportunity
    - Management is honest with staff about state of the company, its future, its strategy and more
    - Is quickly transforming into a leading digital publisher in the US
    - Easy to make an impact and be noticed/commended for it
    - Achievements big and small are applauded at the company level
    - Great benefits, 401k match, pre-tax commute benefits

    Cons

    - Plenty of room to grow
    - Still in transition, but turning the corner super fast
    - Communication/collaboration between different global branches needs work, but is improving daily

    Advice to Management

    Offer more traditional training opportunities to those interested in growing with the company. Focus on brand building and improving internal technology resources (which is already being done).

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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Future US.

    Interview

    Interviewed with multiple people. It was so long ago things may have changed.

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Website www.futureus.com
Headquarters South San Francisco, CA
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded 1999
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year

Plenty of young men share this company's vision of a future full of computers, video games, and wailing guitars. Future US (formerly Future Network USA) is a magazine publisher whose portfolio of periodicals covers four content categories: Games, Technology, Music, and Living. Titles include Guitar World, Maximum PC, CyclingNews, and Pregnancy. The company also produces niche titles for specific game platforms; these include PlayStation: The Official Magazine and Official Xbox Magazine. The subsidiary of UK-based publisher Future plc also operates companion websites for... More

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