The Boston Globe
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www.boston.com Boston, MA

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Taking on water

Ex Employee (Former Employee)
Boston, MA

I worked at The Boston Globe

ProsThe mission of a newspaper is still inspiring, and occasionally fun.

ConsLayoffs, buyouts, extra workload give every day the cast of uncertainty

Advice to Senior Managementboston.com and print side still have different approaches and cultures

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Rampant infighting destroying a once great place

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Boston, MA

I have been working at The Boston Globe


Pros: Working on an important mission that truly effects the wider world Lots of… Cons: This once great establishment is now rife with infighting and political battles over product direction, who controls what and how decisions are made. Treatment of… Advice to Senior Management: Stop promoting those who are most self promoting or most aggressive. Stop setting deadlines arbitrarily and racing toward them like Patton crossing Europe. Let… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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A good experience

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Boston, MA

I worked at The Boston Globe


Pros: A great opportunity to work in a place that means something to people Wonderful people… Cons: Constant layoffs Sell rumors Try lots of things with little follow through on… Advice to Senior Management: There's lots of talk about change but people always seem to revert to their comfort zone.… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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