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The Sacramento Bee Overview

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Sacramento, CA
5001 to 10000 employees
1998
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Publishing
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
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The Sacramento Bee Reviews

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    I have been working at The Sacramento Bee full-time

    Pros

    Very reliable like to make dead lines.

    Cons

    Some time slow when being very detailed at the job

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The Sacramento Bee Interviews

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    Internal Auditor Interview

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    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at The Sacramento Bee.

    Interview

    Job announcement was a perfect fit.
    Sent in an Application.
    HR called and asked one irrelevant question.
    I countered with a more relevant question.
    They hung up.
    As this wasn't really a "newspaper" job, but a technical support job, I can understand why their HR function would have had problems with it. But times have changed and these support positions are becoming more and more critical to a paper's survival. This interview was some time ago, but I have not as yet heard anything to indicate the organization has changed.
    I wish them good luck, I really like a good newspaper and they seem to be drifting more and more in other directions.

    Interview Questions

    • Hundreds of relevant questions they could have asked and yet did not.
      Impression was that they had NO idea on how to conduct and interview for a technical position. (Not uncommon in Sacramento.)   1 Answer
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