WKBW Reviews

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  • Company Not Committed to Winning

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Journalist in Buffalo, NY
    Current Employee - Journalist in Buffalo, NY

    I have been working at WKBW full-time


    Because the television station is under-staffed employees have lots of opportunities to teach themselves many different skills.
    Good health care benefits.


    Company offers very little training and is not interested in investing in the product to make it competitive. Management also prefers to turn a blind eye to its own failures and instead blames its weak performance on its hard-working and talented, but overworked, employees.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Recognize the company's strengths: Name recognition and talented, established anchor teams. Build on those strengths. Realize that you have talented employees on your team and they are not what's wrong with this company. Invest in the support they need to make the television station successful once again.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

WKBW Interviews

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Interview Experience


Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview


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Interview Difficulty




    Journalist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Buffalo, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Buffalo, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at WKBW.

    Interview Details

    The hiring process may have changed since I was hired since managers have changed. For me it was very informal. I had a couple of informal interviews, was asked to put together some sample reports, and then I was hired. The feedback since my hiring has been very informal. I had only one formal review over several years and that was in the first year of my employment.

    Interview Questions
    • I honestly don't remember any difficult or unexpected questions.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation. Their offer was take it or leave it.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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Website www.wkbw.com
Headquarters Buffalo, NY
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public
Industry Media
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Unknown

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