Starcom USA Reviews in Detroit, MI

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Pros
  • Good training program to learn the fundamentals of media (in 13 reviews)

  • You will learn about media planning and buying, lots of vacation, abundance of free meals/events/gifts/etc (in 6 reviews)


Cons
  • The work life balance depends directly on your team, i've seen it be great but they can also drive you into the ground (in 14 reviews)

  • Long hours, difficult to maintain healthy work-life balance, below industry compensation package (in 20 reviews)

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    Large agency w/ some good perks

    Former Employee - Associate Media Director  in  Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Associate Media Director in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Starcom USA full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Decent work-life balance if you are on the right team. Good salaries.

    Cons

    The good old boy ways remain strong at times. ( Lots of favoritism abounds. )

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Communicate with employees in a real manner, in real-time.

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI

    I have been working at Starcom USA

    Pros

    Timely reviews, holidays and vacation time off, media tools and training, research expertise, opportunity to work on large accounts

    Cons

    Upper management heavy, employee pay less than competitors

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More global office learnings shared

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