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"A great place"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Staff Writer
Former Employee - Staff Writer
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

-Really good benefits
-Plenty of vacation/time-off
-Great work-life balance, but plenty of opportunities to shine
-Supportive managers
-Great work colleagues

Cons

-Little bureaucratic at times
-Management doesn't always do an effective job as it could of communicating new initiatives
-Not as much collaboration between different units within the news division

Other Employee Reviews for CNN

  1. "Meh"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Executive
    Former Employee - Sales Executive
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Looks great on a resume
    Benefits package is amazing - especially 401K
    Focus is on entertainment and family atmosphere - sales will come in with little to no effort

    Cons

    Base salary is very low comparatively
    Someone has to quit or die to move ahead
    Understanding of new media isnt there

    Advice to Management

    Sr. Mgmt should look for patterns of behavior and missteps by middle management.


  2. "Amazing"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    great working environment, lots of careers opportunities

    Cons

    not really many, I think it was a great experience

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