Discovery Communications
3.5 of 5 222 reviews Silver Spring, MD 1000 to 5000 Employees

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

Senior Video Editor (Former Employee)
Silver Spring, MD

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

ProsWages, Environment. Great collaboration with very talented people

ConsHours. Terrible shift work. Very un healthy hours

Advice to Senior Managementtalk to your employees, both salaried and freelanc/contract

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

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Limited work life balance

Anonymous Employee (Current 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 Senior Management: Management needs to do more for those hard work employees… More

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

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Discovery Communications as an intern

Pros: cool office, great people, sometimes interesting people came through the office, lots of freedom, I… Cons: not a clear job description, I spent a lot of time in a… More

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