Journal Communications

  www.journalcommunications.com
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Journal Communications Reviews

12 Reviews
2.8
12 Reviews
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Journal Communications Chairman and CEO Steven J. Smith
Steven J. Smith
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    Finance Intern

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    Former Employee - Finance Intern  in  Milwaukee, WI
    Former Employee - Finance Intern in Milwaukee, WI

    I worked at Journal Communications as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    We were given real projects that actually had an effect on the company. There were also fun social events to go to.

    Cons

    Sometimes did not have work to do.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No advice.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

Journal Communications Interviews

Updated Jun 16, 2014
Updated Jun 16, 2014

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    Applications Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Milwaukee, WI
    Anonymous Employee in Milwaukee, WI
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Journal Communications in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Interviews were scheduled by HR via phone call, First was a phone interview with the hiring manager. Second was on-site with 2-director-level individuals, one each from IT Infrastructure and IT Applications. I do not recall any behavioral questions being asked. I did not receive any follow up, yea or nay, following the interview.

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    Easy Interview

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Website www.journalcommunications.com
Headquarters Milwaukee, WI
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (JRN)
Industry Media
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Belo, Gannett, Lee Enterprises

You might say this company chronicles the news in Milwaukee. Journal Communications is a leading diversified media company with operations including newspapers, radio, and television. The company's publishing business is anchored by its flagship paper the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, a leading daily newspaper with a circulation of about 185,000. Its Journal Community Publishing Group also runs about 50 community newspapers and shoppers, serving markets in Wisconsin and Florida. In addition, Journal Communications owns 33 radio stations and about a dozen TV stations in more... More

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