CMP Media
2.7 of 5 20 reviews
www.ubmtechweb.com San Francisco, CA 16 to 50 Employees

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Not so bad. Not so great.

Editor (Former Employee)
Manhasset, NY

ProsBenefits were great and generally it was a fun environment. I was promoted several times, and, to be honest, never worked all that hard (although there were some exceptions).

ConsVision was a overused and under utilized word. Battles developed over the silliest and most irrelevant things. You basically had to be incompetent AND stealing from the company before they would fire you--just one element and you'd linger on for years.

Advice to Senior ManagementCommunicate! No double speak.

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    Walk - no - RUN from any offer at CMP.

    Regional Director (Former Employee)
    San Francisco, CA

    I worked at CMP Media


    Pros: CMP has some great publications, and a decent reputation in… Cons: Politics run everything at CMP, and their management team is one of the worst in publishing. Fear and intimidation are the tactic of choice,… Advice to Senior Management: If management would spend as much time developing the product and teams as they spend in backroom politics,… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Boring, stable, and not to tech savvy

    Web Developer (Former Employee)
    San Francisco, CA

    I worked at CMP Media


    Pros: It was a good enough job, without too much pressure. People were by and large friendly, benies were good. They didn't expect too… Cons: Not a place to innovate, not a place to push… Advice to Senior Management: You need better technical managers, first off. People involved with the business, who know the business, but who… More
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