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A+E Networks Reviews

Updated October 17, 2017
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  • Working in an environment where a portion of upper management is incompetent and upward mobility is stifled (in 17 reviews)

  • No room for growth especially if you are in the LA office (in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Nicest people in the TV industry"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at A+E Networks full-time

    Pros

    Fascinating work
    Supportive team
    Amazing benefits
    Corporate culture of inclusion and growth and creativity
    Good compensation
    Fun coworkers

    Cons

    Challenging industry
    Some politics, but I can avoid


  2. "Great Interview Experience"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at A+E Networks as an intern

    Pros

    Lots of opportunities for interns to mingle and network.

    Cons

    Stamford office is definitely not as exciting as the NYC office.

  3. "Sales Planner"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at A+E Networks full-time

    Pros

    Great Work/Life Balance and company culture

    Cons

    Currently there is a lack of upward mobility in my group


  4. "Sales Planner"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at A+E Networks full-time

    Pros

    Great Pay, Lovely people, amazing life-work balance, good benefits, passionate employees

    Cons

    Lack of structure and organization, lack of internal growth

    Advice to Management

    Believe in the talent you already have, help them grow, invest in education and tools


  5. "Decent place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at A+E Networks full-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours, reasonable managers, interest events,

    Cons

    disorganized within depts, lack communication, never a thank you for people actually doing the work


  6. "Coordinator"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Marketing Coordinator in New York, NY
    Current Contractor - Marketing Coordinator in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at A+E Networks as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent work environment with very nice and humble staff. The office is right in the middle of the city and has a huge setup.

    Cons

    I am an international candidate. I can only work as a consultant till the time I have my visa as A+E Networks doesn't do visas, no matter how efficient and hardworking you are.


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    "Sales Service Representative"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Service Representative in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Sales Service Representative in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at A+E Networks full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Incredible benefits, team mentality, inspiring upper management

    Cons

    Low pay, often long hours, lack of respect in the work environment (even for an entry level job), lack of opportunities to get promoted

    Advice to Management

    More opporunities to move up in the company, and upper management should understand this position! At least if you don't understand the position, don't pretend to understand the job

  8. "Freelance Employee Perspective"

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    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at A+E Networks as a contractor

    Pros

    A+E has a great culture and core values. It is also great about hiring from within if you are looking for a company to move up in.

    Cons

    It is incredibly difficult to make the jump from a freelancer (perma-lance) to staff


  9. "Short term intern position review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good working and learning environment

    Cons

    Lower than average monthly wages


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Integrated Sales Planner"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at A+E Networks full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great group of people to work with and learn from.

    Cons

    Not a ton of opportunities for growth and development.


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