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"ESPN is an exciting place to work, where the company as a whole expects employees to eat/breathe/sleep ESPN culture."

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Former Employee - Supervising Integration Producer in Bristol, CT
Former Employee - Supervising Integration Producer in Bristol, CT
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Pros

If you are a sports fan, there is no better atmosphere. Either in Production or in more traditional 9-5 business disciplines, you will be surrounded with people who enjoy a 20 minute conversation about minute details of last night's game.

Cons

Even at the management level, you will work Nights, Weekends and Holidays....you know, when sports are Live. The strategy and culture is very top-down, where the direction of the company is dictated by management.

Advice to Management

ESPN Management was always good to me in allowing me to have a life outside of ESPN. I often speak very highly of the management and simply left to pursue other interests.

Other Employee Reviews for ESPN

  1. "Great place to work but salary below market"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Vice President in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    great brand
    cutting edge technology in digital media
    entrepreneurial culture

    Cons

    money is below market since people are willing to take a pay cut to work there

    Advice to Management

    don't let money be the reason why your top performers leave.


  2. "Great experience as an Intern"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Client Services Intern in Bristol, CT
    Former Employee - Client Services Intern in Bristol, CT
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great work environment with many positive people that are very pleasant. As an intern was able to meet individuals from across the country with diverse backgrounds. During time there enjoyed numerous volunteer opportunities and corporate events that allowed for interaction with on screen talent.

    Cons

    Location might not be the best for some but for an internship is a great change of pace. Company does not provide much feedback regarding performance until end of term.

    Advice to Management

    Make sure your employees are able to see a route towards achieving whatever career goals they have planned for themselves.

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