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Account Manager

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Former Employee - Account Manager in London, England (UK)
Former Employee - Account Manager in London, England (UK)

I worked at Dow Jones full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

- good work/life balance
- international workforce
- chilled atmosphere

Cons

- low pay
- stagnant business so not many opportunities for growth
- no international mobility
- bad management
- no accountability for bad management decisions (nobody gets fired)

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Draw a viable strategy for the business and stick to it. Once a year management would come up with a restructuring / change of direction to the business only to find out one year later that it is not working...

Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

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  1.  

    Great place to work, everything moves real slow though

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    Current Employee - Journalist in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Journalist in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Dow Jones full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good, smart colleagues, relaxed atmosphere. Proud to work here.

    Cons

    Strategic lethargy. Would say more action required, less talk, but there isn't even a lot of talk.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be bold!

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    interesting experience

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    Former Employee - Risk and Compliance Intern in London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Risk and Compliance Intern in London, England (UK)

    I worked at Dow Jones as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere and coworkers
    Breakfast meetings where top management speaks about the direction of the firm
    Flexibility of working hours
    Work with teams internationally

    Cons

    Work is monotonous, mostly doing the same thing just different projects

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