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Great for work-life balance

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Current Employee - Director  in  New York, NY
Current Employee - Director in New York, NY

I have been working at Discovery Communications full-time for more than a year

Pros

Inclusive culture, lots of leeway for family obligations, open communication between depts

Cons

Very corporate, rah-rah about the brand, yes--man to leadership

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Encourage and reward those who challenge the status quo.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    GREAT benefits, but beware of incompetent managers!!!

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    Current Employee - Program Planner  in  Miami, FL
    Current Employee - Program Planner in Miami, FL

    I have been working at Discovery Communications full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    EXCELLENT benefits, great insurance, fun parties, nice people

    Cons

    Incompetent managers who think they're all-knowing

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take a real look at your employees and dont' go based on an incompetent manager's "opinion"

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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    A great place to work

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    Former Employee - Director of Communications  in  Silver Spring, MD
    Former Employee - Director of Communications in Silver Spring, MD

    I worked at Discovery Communications full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, nice people, interesting work

    Cons

    Very much a corporate environment, which means you have to step around some people and play politics to get what you need.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Less meetings, less reports, more on the ground work.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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