Discovery Communications

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Great Company. If you are a Full time non freelance/contract employee

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Former Contractor - Senior Video Editor in Silver Spring, MD
Former Contractor - Senior Video Editor in Silver Spring, MD

I worked at Discovery Communications as a contractor (more than 5 years)

Pros

Wages, Environment. Great collaboration with very talented people

Cons

Hours. Terrible shift work. Very un healthy hours

Advice to ManagementAdvice

talk to your employees, both salaried and freelanc/contract

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Limited work life balance

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Discovery Communications

    Pros

    Great people and benefits including wellness center, day care, etc.

    Cons

    Difficult to get promoted; needs to invest more in employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management needs to do more for those hard work employees not just those who play the game

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    I expected a lot based on my perception of Discovery, but average cubicle internship

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Discovery Communications as an intern

    Pros

    cool office, great people, sometimes interesting people came through the office, lots of freedom, I had an inside view of what was coming soon on Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet

    Cons

    not a clear job description, I spent a lot of time in a cubicle staring at a screen wondering what I was supposed to be doing...

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