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Simon & Schuster President and CEO Carolyn K. Reidy
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    overall a nice place to work, great people, lots of free books

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    I have been working at Simon & Schuster

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    great people, nice work/life balance, free books

    Cons

    lots of office politics, little room for advancement, not as up-to-date systems

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Simon & Schuster Interviews

Updated Jan 18, 2015
Updated Jan 18, 2015

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    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Simon & Schuster.

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    Excellent. I was originally went in to intwerview for another position and was called by HR to interview for this one. HR and the interviewer were both wonderful- extremely kind and took the pressure off. Interview felt more like a friendly conversation than a Q&A. Some questions that were asked: why publishing? what do you like to read and/or listen to? etc.

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Website www.simonandschuster.com
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

If you're a fan of Stephen King, Mary Higgins Clark, or Larry McMurtry, then you're a fan of Simon & Schuster. The publishing arm of CBS prints the work of these and other popular authors of consumer fiction and nonfiction books under imprints such as Pocket Books, The Free Press, and Scribner. The company leverages its connection with CBS through products related to its various TV properties (such as The Bro Code based on CBS's How I Met Your Mother). It also publishes audio books and e-books compatible with devices such as Amazon's Kindle and Apple's iPad, and operates... More

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