Discovery Communications

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Cool Company, but Get Ready to Work Hard

Project Manager (Current Employee) Silver City, GA

ProsGreat benefits, flexible work options, resume booster, headquarters building is beautiful, young demographic, casual/funky attire

ConsHighly competitive w/layoffs; expectations to work 55 hours weekly plus OT; young culture means it can take forever for decisions or change; super high turnover; minimal growth opportunities.

Advice to Senior ManagementIt cost a lot more to recruit new people than keep existing resources. Try to keep your employees happy...

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great place to work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Discovery Communications full-time


    Pros: Friendly people and good benefits Cons: No career progression, could modernize software systems Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Great, but sometimes boring internship

    Digital Media Intern (Former Employee) Silver Spring, MD

    I worked at Discovery Communications as an intern


    Pros: A great atmosphere of people to work with, a lot of fun events where they invite the whole… Cons: A lot of desk work and long hours. Sometimes I had nothing to do at all a literally had to watch whole seasons of their… Advice to Senior Management: Genuinely try to help Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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