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New York, NY
5001 to 10000 employees
1986
Company - Public (SCHL)
Media
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
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Working at Scholastic

Once upon a time, a company grew up to become one of the world's leading children's book publishers. Scholastic Corporation sells more than 280 million books annually to children in the US and more than 140 other countries. It operates through ... Read more

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Scholastic Chairman, President, and CEO Dick Robinson
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Scholastic full-time

    Pros

    Great work/life balance. Rare in companies today.

    Cons

    Inconsistent leadership. Knee jerk reactions. Asks for employee and customer advice but rarely acts on it.

    Advice to Management

    Believe in strategy. Be able to say, "No" to executive management.

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Scholastic Interviews

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    Delivery Driver Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Robbinsville, NJ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Scholastic (Robbinsville, NJ).

    Interview

    Operations Manager did not ask me one question. I told him about myself and then he quickly escorted me to the door. He thought I was a dumb truck driver.

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