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Great place to work

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  • Senior Management
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  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Editor in Miami, FL
Current Employee - Senior Editor in Miami, FL

I have been working at Discovery Communications full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

This place is great to work at, the people, the culture, the benefits. In my time woking at Discovery, I have been provided with the training and tools to allow me to grow, as well as the motivation in yearly bonuses to stay committed to do better every year.

Cons

You're never 100% happy with any job, but if I have to say that there's one thing I don't like about this company, it would have nothing to do with my job; I would like to get back the smart Discovery programming we used to have, and stop catering to the hillbilly audience. Again, that's just my own opinion.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Watch Cosmos. Discovery should have done that, not NATGEO.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Amazing Experience

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    Current Employee - Intern in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Intern in Washington, DC

    I have been working at Discovery Communications as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Culture is great. Easy to learn and move. The company truly invests in you if you make the investment in them. I have loved every minute at Discovery. Aton of career guidance and introductions are offered.

    Cons

    Take advantage of everything offered as an intern. It seems like it is less accessible if you get hired full time regarding introductions and "special' treatment.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    I enjoyed the time that I worked at Discovery Communications!!

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    Former Employee - Accounting Specialist in Silver Spring, MD
    Former Employee - Accounting Specialist in Silver Spring, MD

    I worked at Discovery Communications as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    I worked as a temp, however, based on what I'd seen, it is very corporate with additional benefits as an entertainment environment.

    Cons

    Typical corporate politics, however, very entertaining.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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