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Walt Disney Company Reviews

Updated September 22, 2014
Updated September 22, 2014
734 Reviews
3.8
734 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work Life Balance, can work hours you want to set and take half hour lunches (in 23 reviews)

  • The offices have a great work environment and positive, easy to get along with coworkers (in 34 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance depends on your department (in 26 reviews)

  • Required to work long hours at certain times of the year, but that can be expected at any job (in 36 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great time good people

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Orlando, FL

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The people. Cast members and guests

    Cons

    Long hours for most shifts

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to your front line and see your efficiency increase

    Recommends
  2.  

    Crew Member

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    Current Employee - Road Crew Member  in  Waltham, MA
    Current Employee - Road Crew Member in Waltham, MA

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company as an intern for more than a year

    Pros

    Great exposure to promotion, and company values to their consumers

    Cons

    trouble switching schedules if conflicts arose

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  3.  

    studios

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company as an intern

    Pros

    Very good, I would do it again.

    Cons

    no cons, everything was very good.

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  5.  

    Satisfactory

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Walt Disney Company

    Pros

    Stress free (relatively); coworkers are not horrible; management is decent; no complaints about perks

    Cons

    Nothing horrible, about the same as any other regular work place; maybe more flexibility?

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Excellent Company to work for

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    Former Employee - Consultant  in  Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - Consultant in Orlando, FL

    I worked at Walt Disney Company as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    Awesome work culture, nice management

    Cons

    Not much to say here as i enjoyed my contract with Disney

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    N/A

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great Company-

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    Current Employee - Account Executive  in  Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    People, benefits, exciting and fun atmosphere

    Cons

    not a lot of opportunities in Seattle area

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great place to work

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company

    Pros

    management, strong leadership, development, company vallues

    Cons

    flexible work hours and salary

  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    DATG

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Some of the best managers I've ever worked under. Great articulation of the company's brand. Corporate culture great for employees with children. Decent work-life balance.

    Cons

    Moving up can be challenging. At times very political. Unless you work in Burbank or Orlando, it can feel very disconnected.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Relationship driven company

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company

    Pros

    Great benefits, opportunities for both personal & professional growth, strong brand, lots of diversity, ability to stay with one company but do multiple different jobs, easy to establish a network of people in all lines of business to help achieve goals, company culture ensures everyone develops excellent guest service skills, great internship programs for college students to start their careers

    Cons

    Large corporation where you can sometimes feel completely replaceable, long work hours if you work within theme park operations or resort operations, being the company is so large it is hard to know all the answers to guest questions & you are taught to very say "I don't know"

  11.  

    The best team ever

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    Current Employee - Housekeeping  in  Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - Housekeeping in Orlando, FL

    I have been working at Walt Disney Company full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    A lot of benefits good cast members and helpful staff is really good work for disney and is a good feeling be part of the team.

    Cons

    None that I find but it will be great if the cafeteria is more cheap

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep it up guys your making it great

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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