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  1. "best company ever work for, high wages, limitless freedom, 1st class private jet plane"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Writer in Culver City, CA
    Current Employee - Writer in Culver City, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Columbia Pictures full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    wages skyrocketed, awesome benefits, free movie tickets, free Krystal bottle on our desk every morning, complimentary apple products (all of them).

    Cons

    stressful, poshest, too mauch women to satisfy

    Advice to Management

    keep like this


  2. "Long hours, good people, little room for growth."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Production Assistant in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Production Assistant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Columbia Pictures full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great for opening doors of opportunity elsewhere.

    Cons

    Nearly impossible to get promoted unless you know someone.

    Advice to Management

    Show more appreciation for hard work and communicate with your team.

  3. "Lots to learn and constant flow of activity"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Office Production Assistant in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Office Production Assistant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Lots to learn, fast paced and constant flow of activity

    Cons

    Lots of paperwork and people to deal with about the same subject, and some delays in responding to communication


  4. "Good Job"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Special Effects Tech in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Special Effects Tech in Los Angeles, CA
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Always Interesting Work
    Challenging Projects
    Something different Everyday
    Great coworkers

    Cons

    Unmanageable hours changing at a moments notice, you could work 8 hours or 20 in a day at never know until wrap is called

    Advice to Management

    Worry more about quality of product rather than cost


  5. "a good experience"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Fabulous location and the facilities were great

    Cons

    Lack of direction and procrastination

    Advice to Management

    need to be more strategic and better people managers