National Geographic

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Amazing place to work, room for improvement

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Director in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Director in Washington, DC

I have been working at National Geographic full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Inspiring mission, smart people, invigorating environment

Cons

difficult to work across silos, territorial at times, many senior leaders lack leadership skills

Advice to ManagementAdvice

make leadership a priority, implement performance evaluations, focus on developing metrics for our work and kill programs that are ineffective of off mission

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    A great brand, poor management

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Contractor - Front-End Developer in Washington, DC
    Current Contractor - Front-End Developer in Washington, DC

    I have been working at National Geographic as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    * extremely flexible work-life balance
    * very favorable terms
    * great people

    Cons

    * poor management decisions
    * a lot of politics and people debt
    * struggling to adapt

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Coordinating Producer

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Coordinating Producer in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Coordinating Producer in Washington, DC

    I worked at National Geographic full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work at. You get to meet amazing people, and attend fabulous events.
    Very relaxed atmosphere.

    Cons

    It is really hard to move up.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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