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Great Company & Management, but low wages.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Richmond, VA

ProsCompany is still profitable.
Has money to reinvest
Depending on the division you work for there are lots of really smart and talented people working here.
Great Management team.
Lots of change

ConsDeclining business model
Low compensation
Very, very, very corporate. Think "Office Space".

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep hiring the good people, and start clearing out the dead wood in your local properties.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Only thing constant is change

    Copy Editor (Current Employee) Lynchburg, VA

    I have been working at Media General


    Pros: Middle-management is supportive and helpful, benefits are good for entry-level work. Facility is clean and well-cared for, town where I work (Lynchburg, Va.)… Cons: There is a sense that the higher-ups are scrambling to deal with the economy's effect on the biz. Plans for progress seem to be shifting.… Advice to Senior Management: Tell us how you plan to pay for our jobs, in specifics. Too many meetings/memos are full of… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    They will cut you off at he knees.

    Sales (Current Employee) Richmond, VA

    I have been working at Media General


    Pros: If you are just starting out in your career, you… Cons: Senior management decided to put all the sales people on straight commission. This would not be such a big deal except for the fact… Advice to Senior Management: Sales people pay your salary start treating us with a… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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