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"Good place"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Analyst in Silver Spring, MD
Current Employee - Analyst in Silver Spring, MD
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Discovery Communications full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Opportunities to try new things and increase knowledge base. Looks great on your resume. Benefits are awsome, and Summer Hours are great!!

Cons

Morale can be low at times.

Advice to Management

Overall great place. Make sure those who are in management positions are good people managers. Look at how to increase the morale when it is possible. Don't lose good people over something that is fixable.

Other Employee Reviews for Discovery Communications

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Watch Your Back Here - Continuous Layoffs and Restructuring"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Discovery Communications full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and bonus
    Excellent benefits
    TV side profitable

    Cons

    Upper management disconnected with middle management.
    Constant layoffs/restructuring.
    Competitive atmosphere where everyone is watching their backs and not collaborating with others.
    Secretive environment.
    Digital media division (websites) is failing and poorly managed.

    Advice to Management

    Stay connected and honest/open with your employees.


  2. "Great place to work!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Discovery Communications full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    In my experience, management was very encouraging in career growth and training. I had the opportunity to move ahead in the company.

    Cons

    The company was growing very fast and some processes were a bit archaic.


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