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  • www.hearst.com
  • New York, NY
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1887
  • Company - Private
  • Publishing
  • $10+ billion (USD)

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Hearst is one of the nation’s largest diversified media and information companies. Its major interests include ownership of 15 daily and 34 weekly newspapers, including the Houston Chronicle, San Francisco Chronicle, San Antonio Express-News and Albany Times Union; hundreds of ...

Hearst Reviews

3.8
76%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
Approve of CEO
Steven R. Swartz
Steven R. Swartz
267 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee

"Great Company"

Aug 3, 2022 - Sales

Pros

Great work life balance for a growing family.

Cons

None here that I can think of.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Hearst

3.8
(230 Reviews)

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Hearst Interviews

Experience
Positive50%
Negative33%
Neutral17%
Getting an Interview
Applied online62%
Employee Referral13%
Recruiter12%
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  1. Junior Writer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
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    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    It was a long time ago but I remember the interview was quite casual but a real focus on creative ideas and what you can bring to the table. Good team energy

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Company Updates

May 6, 2016
Reintroducing Metropolitan Home Magazine
Reintroducing Metropolitan Home Magazine
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May 6, 2016
Rick McFarland, vice president/chief data scientist, explained what business Hearst is in: “Hearst is actually a massive data creation company.”
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Lessons shared on Big Data Media Tour from Hearst, Bloomberg, ProPublica
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Hearst FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Hearst?

...They don't respect your time off....

November 10, 2020

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Employees rate Hearst 3.8 out of 5 stars based on 1,312 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 76% of employees would recommend working at Hearst to a friend. This is based on 1,085 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

50% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Hearst as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.5 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Hearst.

58% of employees think that Hearst has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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