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FOX Broadcasting Reviews

Updated November 20, 2014
Updated November 20, 2014
96 Reviews
3.7
96 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • If you like super fast paced, then this is a great place to work (in 7 reviews)

  • There are a lot of good people who work here, and you can learn a lot from some of them (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • Since the environment is so fast-paced and changes so rapidly, the work-life balance is difficult (in 3 reviews)

  • No opportunity for career advancement, below market pay and pay varies widely across company for same position (in 3 reviews)

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  1.  

    Art Director for FOX

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at FOX Broadcasting

    Pros

    Great benefits and working environment on studio lot

    Cons

    Career advancement is difficult as it's extremely competitive

  2.  

    Publicity intern

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Publicity in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Publicity in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at FOX Broadcasting as an intern (more than an year)

    Pros

    great work environment
    large opportunity to grow
    friendly staff
    private events

    Cons

    Training- Explain assignments more thoroughly. Other then that i really have nothing to say here for the cons.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    good company to work for

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Manager in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at FOX Broadcasting full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    good team and fun environment

    Cons

    hard to advance the corp ladder

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    need better people in the management team

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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  5.  

    It was a relaxed laid back atmosphere.

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    Current Employee - Production Assistant in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Production Assistant in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at FOX Broadcasting as a contractor

    Pros

    There are a lot of good people who work here, and you can learn a lot from some of them .

    Cons

    There is not much room for upward mobility, they are stuck in archaic times technologically, there are some real intolerable producers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire young, more skilled and efficiently trained people. The old dogs in this industry don't have much more trick.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Hard working environment, great people but hard to move up

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at FOX Broadcasting full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Work with really smart, talented people who know the industry in and out

    Cons

    Difficult to move up, even when someone leaves or gets promoted

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More perks to show employees they are appreciated

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  7.  

    Fox Broadcasting Tax Internship

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Tax Intern in Beverly Hills, CA
    Current Employee - Tax Intern in Beverly Hills, CA

    I have been working at FOX Broadcasting as an intern (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great culture and love the working environment.
    Great resource if you want to go into accounting - everyone here is very well connected.

    Cons

    hardly offers any full time position after internship

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Best Experience I have had

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at FOX Broadcasting full-time

    Pros

    Fox takes care of it's people with good salaries, fast environment and high high expectations for quality work

    Cons

    There is too much competition between the different parts of the company but that is improving now they merged the network and the studio

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    more communication with the lower level staff and don't let people stagnate in the same job for too longg

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Exciting fast paced

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at FOX Broadcasting full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    It's a great place to work. On the West side, creative environment, lots of opportunity with not too much bueracracy for a big company.

    Cons

    People can get a little lost if they don't act a little like an entrepreneur as there is not a structured way for people to advance.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    There are a lot of people who have been there a long time and are very stuck in their ways.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Sales Assistant

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in New York, NY

    I have been working at FOX Broadcasting full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great people, good benefits, occasional internal growth

    Cons

    Underpaid, overworked, no management, employees do not treat others with respect

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    OK if you don't stay too long

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Vice President Finance in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Vice President Finance in New York, NY

    I worked at FOX Broadcasting full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits and some very smart people. Somewhat secure compared to many employers.

    Cons

    Cut throat environment. Completely ineffective HR group that does not partner with the business.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Offer some training and allow up and coming executives to gain some visibility in the organization.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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