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American Express Publishing Reviews

Updated December 28, 2016
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  1. "Business Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at American Express Publishing full-time

    Pros

    Great work/ life balance, many days off

    Cons

    There were yearly lay offs


  2. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at American Express Publishing full-time

    Pros

    Small company feel with entrepreneurial spirit. There was a great deal of exposure to sr. management.

    Cons

    It was a difficult time to be in the Publishing industry.


  3. "review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at American Express Publishing full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    working culture

    Cons

    organizational obstacles s s s

    Advice to Management

    be more efficient


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  5. "Great place!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The people are great to work with.

    Cons

    There is no room for growth.


  6. "Western Corporate Integrated Sales Director"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Western Corporate Integrated Sales Director in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Western Corporate Integrated Sales Director in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at American Express Publishing full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    American Express Publishing has been sold to Time, Inc. - the most prestigious brand in the publishing field. Working with the best pros in the business is a plus!

    Cons

    It's a highly corporate environment which can be detrimental to anyone with an entrepreneurial spirit.

    Advice to Management

    Encourage loyalty and keep hiring the best in the business.


  7. "DIRECTOR"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great products, talented people, good work environment,

    Cons

    Like any big company slow at times to address and react to market conditions.


  8. "Great company to work for, before sale to Time."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Intelligent, sophisticated content providers meant people were of similar nature.

    Cons

    Paid less than parent company at the time.


  9. "Marketing Engine"

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

    I have been working at American Express Publishing full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    In general, a very high level of talent with people passionate about what they do. Focus on work-life balance, though not always achieved.

    Cons

    Silo'd within departments. Lack of clear ownership and decision making ability.


  10. "Best company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at American Express Publishing full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great technology, great people and corporate culture. Leadership was amazing. One of the best companies I have ever worked at. the people are simply amazing and caring. The product top notch.

    Cons

    not much to say about the cons, "m sire there were a few but nothing stands out to mention for the review.


  11. "Great company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at American Express Publishing full-time

    Pros

    Some departments were great with time-off policies. The environment was okay.

    Cons

    In some departments it was difficult to advance. Marketing had a large turnover rate.

    Advice to Management

    Many departments need more diversity.



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