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Reader's Digest Overview

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New York, NY
1001 to 5000 employees
2007
Company - Private
Media
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Unknown

Working at Reader's Digest

One undersized magazine targets an oversized audience. The Reader's Digest Association (RDA) publishes the general-interest magazine Reader's Digest, which has 50 editions and is translated into some 20 languages. In addition to publishing its ... Read more

Reader's Digest Reviews

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Reader's Digest President & CEO Bonnie Kintzer
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31 Ratings
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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Reader's Digest full-time

    Pros

    Great People
    Moving in a new and more digitally focused direction,

    Cons

    Still have major ties to the traditional ways of doing business and an aging demo

    Advice to Management

    Continue to bring in experienced sales and management

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Reader's Digest Interviews

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    Associate Editor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Milwaukee, WI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6 weeks. I interviewed at Reader's Digest (Milwaukee, WI).

    Interview

    The interview process was fine. Recruiter was helpful and knowledgeable. the interviewees made it very comfortable during the in person interview.The questions were not hard- very comfortable. They were very open about their bankruptcy which made me feel content.

    Interview Questions

    • The questions were not hard- very comfortable. They were very open about their bankruptcy which made me feel content.   Answer Question
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Reader's Digest Awards & Accolades

  • America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
  • America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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