Madison Square Garden Reviews

Updated August 21, 2015
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Madison Square Garden CEO Tad Smith
Tad Smith
7 Ratings

Pros
  • Great people, learning potential is great (in 9 reviews)

  • Great work environment and exciting jobs (in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • Not a lot of room for growth, management is reluctant to promote sales people (in 4 reviews)

  • Watch your back, growth is sideways, too corporate, long hours, no loyalty, not a family friendly atmosphere (in 6 reviews)

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  1. Summer Internship Review

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Online and Database Marketing in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Online and Database Marketing in New York, NY
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    fun atmosphere, young staff, lots of action and projects to work on

    Cons

    long hours, sometimes didn't have much to do so sat idely

    Advice to Management

    value your interns, and give them more programs for advancement and advice


  2. Amazing place to learn the sports industry! One of the best organizations in the business.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Madison Square Garden full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Gain an amount of exposure to the business that is unmatched.

    Cons

    Best in the business from all over the world work here. So it is very hard to climb the corporate ladder.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  3. Office Clerk

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    Current Employee - Office Clerk in New City, NY
    Current Employee - Office Clerk in New City, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -This job is easy fun and people are great! -I actually look forward to coming to work

    Cons

    -Pay is awful -Hours can be bad, nights, weekends, holidays


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  5. Excellent place to kick off your career

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    Former Employee - Account Executive in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Account Executive in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Madison Square Garden full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent place to kick off your career, outstanding training, limitless resources, the best in the business are all at MSG. A fantastic place to learn from the pros, network and build life long professional relationships.

    Cons

    Not a lot of room for growth, management is reluctant to promote sales people

    Advice to Management

    Promote!


  6. Incredible

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    Current Employee - Student Associate
    Current Employee - Student Associate
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - Great environment, people are super friendly - Learned from the best - Wonderful resources

    Cons

    - Low pay - need to bump the pay rate

    Advice to Management

    Increase the pay rate for the student associate program


  7. Helpful (1)

    Upscale! Generous Tips!

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Bartender in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Bartender in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The tips are wonderful! I only work 4 nights a week, but by my second night I'm able to pay my rent lol! The atmosphere is professional and you get to meet many celebrities.

    Cons

    Can become very busy!!! (but that's the life of a bartender)


  8. Love it

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Madison Square Garden full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work at

    Cons

    No hours at this time


  9. Student Associate

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Incredible access to all things sports, media, and entertainment. The culture here, while serious, is friendly. It is a work environment that motivates me to do well!

    Cons

    In the hectic schedules of all employees, things can get lost in the shuffle.


  10. Helpful (1)

    Great Junior Opportunity

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great Environment and for part-time work. Great for individuals who are super friendly and mix well with all types of people.

    Cons

    Pay is low, management should increase pay.

    Advice to Management

    Increase pay


  11. Good

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Very friendly environment, best internship

    Cons

    not really, very good experience



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