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NBC Reviews

Updated February 27, 2015
Updated February 27, 2015
48 Reviews
3.8
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  1.  

    It was great.

    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at NBC

    Pros

    Good contacts, good people, fun office

    Cons

    Long hours, late nights, sometimes weekends.

  2.  

    Strong brand, bad management

    Current Employee - Web Editor in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Web Editor in New York, NY

    I have been working at NBC

    Pros

    Prestigious brand; smart coworkers; feel like you're in the middle of breaking news in whatever field you're working on

    Cons

    Poor internal communications; mostly windowless, cramped working conditions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ease up on the condescension with staff.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Long Hours

    Former Employee - Intern in Green Bay, WI
    Former Employee - Intern in Green Bay, WI

    I worked at NBC

    Pros

    Meet Packer Players, good crew. Had so much fun loved it so much. Got to wear jeans. It was a good environment.

    Cons

    Long Hours. Expected you to work 10 hours every shift for free. Wasn't very hands on. Didn't do much.

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  5.  

    Terrible company, glass ceiling women and minorities shut out of several
    Areas

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at NBC

    Pros

    They used to have pensions
    Good medical plan

    Cons

    Traffic,
    No upward mobility

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Self absorbed
    Intent on making employees unhappy

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

    Awesome place to work and learn as an intern

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I have been working at NBC as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    Supervisor was great to work with and not a micro-manager.

    Cons

    Long hours in the entertainment industry, tough to balance with school schedule

  7.  

    Great and fun environment

    Former Employee - Sales Associate in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in New York, NY

    I worked at NBC part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Great People. Fun Product. Overall a great experience.

    Cons

    I don't really have any cons at this time.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Learned A Lot

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Intern - Intern in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Intern - Intern in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at NBC as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    As an intern got to attend shoots and assist in the control room.
    Helped with talent and got an inside look at a newsroom

    Cons

    A little stuffy and very traditional

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Let interns participate in more pitching meetings, and pay them

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Marketing and Sales Intern

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Intern - Marketing and Sales Intern in San Francisco, CA
    Former Intern - Marketing and Sales Intern in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at NBC as an intern (less than a year)

    Pros

    It is a great way to learn about television and media. NBC Bay Area is a great group of people with years of experience in the industry

    Cons

    There were very few cons. I loved every minute of my internship. I would recommend this position to anyone who was interested in sales or marketing at a major corporation.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    There was a great office culture with a lot of fun and experienced people.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    Wonderful Employer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Web Editor in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Web Editor in New York, NY

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

    Pros

    - Supportive professional environment
    - Exciting opportunities
    - Personal growth

    Cons

    - long hours
    - hurry up and wait

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work, stay focused on your people.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    NBC NEWS

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Producer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Producer in New York, NY

    I have been working at NBC full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Strong news organization and has good values -- and with NBC News, CNBC and MSNBC has a number of news platforms.

    Cons

    A very hierarchical l structure that is not open to input from other voices.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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