Media General
2.6 of 5 52 reviews
www.mediageneral.com Richmond, VA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Ok Place

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsGreat boss to work for, promoted several times. Was able to work with the growing digital group.

ConsDownsizing, good ole boys (promote those who aren't qualified to find a space for them. Few female leaders. Terrible CEO

Advice to Senior ManagementTook too long to realize and make needed changes.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Locked in the movie "ground hog day"

    Sales (Former Employee)
    Spartanburg, SC

    I worked at Media General full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Health insurance, that's about it! Cons: Companies lack of desire to move forward with the 21st century.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Still too many self-interested middle managers counting till retirement. Incapable managers remain.

    Web Developer (Former Employee)
    Richmond, VA

    I worked at Media General part-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Good place to learn for a short time, work on your skills and… Cons: Company has such a history of mismanagement and indifference to employees that any manager with 10+ years would have to be removed and that isn't… Advice to Senior Management: Until old management has reached their retirement or been ousted, little… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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