The Hindu
3.4 of 5 9 reviews
www.thehindu.com Chennai, India

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Updated Jun 9, 2014

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    The Hindu has strong editorial and business values and culture which reflects in each any every thing that they do

    GM Technology (Current Employee)
    Chennai (India)

    ProsThe Hindu takes good care of its employees who values and respects the organization values and culture and will conduct its day to day job in adherence to those standards

    ConsIts little old school as far as adapting to change is concerned which can sometimes leave it behind the areas of cut throat competition.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBalance between values that you would like to preserve and new values that would like to be incorporated in order to create a sustainable business for The Hindu for the next 135 years

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good learning experience for a holistic career growth

    Principal Correspondent (Former Employee)
    Chennai (India)

    ProsGlobal outlook, immense potential to learn, multi-tasking,not a rigid structure

    ConsToo much of work and multi-tasking, chances that you may lose your core competency

    Advice to Senior ManagementResponse mechanism to employee queries are poor and most of the HR ppl are novice

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good exposure, flexibility and a relaxed atmosphere.

    Sub Editor (Former Employee)
    Mumbai (India)

    ProsOpportunity for growth, understanding seniors

    ConsCompensation, too relaxed at times

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good for starters

    Advertisement Officer (Current Employee)
    Mumbai (India)

    ProsThere is lot of freedom and not much of pressure as it is in sales.

    ConsThe attitude of the company is laid back.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Comfortable environment but a limited opportunity to grow.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsOne of the best media companies to work at, The Hindu is known for its job security. A slew of employee welfare measures are in place, making it one of the lucrative places to work at.

    ConsIt has a very conventional work set-up that restricts newbies with certain type of assignments.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    A good company to work with in the Media Industry, compared to other newspapers in which I have already worked.

    Staff Reporter (Current Employee)
    Nāmakkal (India)

    ProsA brand name for nearly 140 years that speaks for its employees. I have a recognition when I say I work for "The Hindu".

    ConsWe have to take effort to know what are the various benefits that are available for us.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed for better relationship with the employees. Money alone does not matter. Implement Majithia Wage Board without delay.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    THE HINDU - India's National News Paper

    Marketing Executive (Current Employee)
    Chennai (India)

    ProsGiant in Southern India - Print Media

    ConsBetter Spread their wings to Mass media

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    I get an all over good experience

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Calcutta (India)

    Prosit is good to get friendly co-workers

    Constoo much work pressure at the field to fulfill the target

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    good and caring organisation

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosfreedom, exposure to various fields, caring organsation

    Consthe work environment is rigid

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