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"Great Company in DC Area"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

- Media Company
- A lot of employee benefits
- A lot of employee engagement

Cons

- All about which manager you get - can make or break experience here
- The mentality of "Everyone wants to work for us" leaves salaries on the lower end
- A lot of employees are overworked and under appreciated

Advice to Management

Implement good direction for your lower management to follow -- they need it.

Other Employee Reviews for Discovery Communications

  1. "Awesome"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Intern in Silver Spring, MD
    Former Intern - Intern in Silver Spring, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Discovery Communications as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great people, fun work environment, awesome opportunities

    Cons

    Low salary, minimum wage, but internship was for credit as well


  2. "Great for work-life balance"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Director in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Discovery Communications full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Inclusive culture, lots of leeway for family obligations, open communication between depts

    Cons

    Very corporate, rah-rah about the brand, yes--man to leadership

    Advice to Management

    Encourage and reward those who challenge the status quo.

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