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"Excellent compant to work for"

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Former Employee - Operations Manager
Former Employee - Operations Manager
Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Dow Jones full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Very professional group of people to work with. Great learning experience.

Cons

Newspaper business in general is on a major down slide although DJ's publications are still making money I believe.

Advice to Management

Prepare to get cut loose from News Corp.

Other Employee Reviews for Dow Jones

  1. "Great coworkers and good work/life balance"

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    Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Dow Jones full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule and great coworkers

    Cons

    Annual raises and lack of promotions

    Advice to Management

    Recognize talent and promote within


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    "Zero Sum Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Product Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Product Manager in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Dow Jones full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Strong brand, interesting business
    Excellent benefits, salary is moderate
    Nice office. hours are OK
    Get to ride elevator with famous TV reporters

    Cons

    Career progress is only made by taking somebody else's job. Very political.
    Revenue, earnings, and hiring are flat/declining, so hiring one person means firing someone else.
    Growth/survival strategy not clear.

    Advice to Management

    Be clear about strategy. Tell the truth.

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