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    I worked at TMZ

    Pros

    I loved every last minute of it

    Cons

    Nothing I could think of now

    Advice to Management

    Nine

TMZ Interviews

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    Producer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6+ weeksinterviewed at TMZ in June 2011.

    Interview

    I had previous experience working in entertainment and digital media in Los Angeles. TMZ was hiring for a production position focused on its popular web site, TMZ.com. I applied online for the role, then went in-person for an interview at TMZ's studio in Los Angeles. I received an offer, but declined due to opportunities at my then-current employer. The experience was great and I believe I would have done well in the role.

    Interview Questions

    • I was asked about how I would prioritize certain breaking news stories on TMZ's website. The question led into a longer, engaging discussion about how to best attract traffic in an era of mass aggregation.   Answer Question

    Reasons for Declining

    I received an offer, but declined due to opportunities at my then-current employer. The experience was great and I believe I would have done well in the role. TMZ is a thriving media entity.

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Website www.tmz.com
Headquarters Los Angeles, CA
Size 1 to 5 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Information Technology
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

This just in! TMZ is a titillating tabloid for scandalous celebutainment. TMZ Productions operates TMZ.com, a Web site that leads the way in no-holds-barred celebrity gossip. The site delivers the goods faster than the paparazzi can take pictures, with constant updates featuring photos and videos of celebs caught off-guard. TMZ also produces a half-hour syndicated TV gossip show on FOX. TMZ has been criticized for hounding celebrities and using paparazzi photos, which became a sensitive issue after Princess Diana's death in 1997. In 2009 TMZ was first to report that pop... More

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