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Great Company Poor lower managment

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Current Employee - Line Cook  in  Orlando, FL
Current Employee - Line Cook in Orlando, FL

I have been working at NBCUniversal part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great place to work awesome benefits, and great people a lot of opportunities to advance.

Cons

no union, and horrible lower level management like team leads and AM and Mangers that suck horribly.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Replace all lower management hire less more often and don't let your managers run off your "best darn line cook ive had work for me in my 20 yrs service here" said a chef with 22 yrs service

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    The premiere place to work in the media industry

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    Current Employee - Coordinator  in  New York, NY
    Current Employee - Coordinator in New York, NY

    I have been working at NBCUniversal as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    Great company culture, innovative management who try to actively make NBCU the place to build a career, not just have a job. Great benefits.

    Cons

    As with most media companies, the compensation leaves something to be desired. There are a few layers of bureaucracy, but for the most part it's a great place to be.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep moving forward

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Exciting then disappointing when you figure out how things really operate

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    Former Employee - Finance Manager  in  Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - Finance Manager in Orlando, FL

    I worked at NBCUniversal full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Large reputable name recognition. Promote a family like atmosphere and encourage teamwork

    Cons

    Very political. Like-minded thinking is expected, new ideas are rarely encouraged. Lack of trust and integrity at all levels. Eye opening considering the possibilities. Too many "fiefdoms" being protected at the expense of the company. Penny wise, pound foolish.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Balance hiring and promotions with internal vs external. Company tends to reward like-minded thinking and dismiss change rather quickly. Needs to be more proactive approaches to best in class management and operations - everything is running on reactions. Very difficult to fix as its thoroughly engrained at all levels of the organization.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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