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"Life at ESPN"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Graphics Systems Developer I in Bristol, CT
Current Employee - Graphics Systems Developer I in Bristol, CT
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

- opportunity to grow
- smart co-workers
- team environment
- worldwide leader in sports
- goo energy from top to bottom

Cons

- very competitive
- some huge egos
- employees on lower levels not treated as equals
- hard to advance

Advice to Management

Take a hands-on approach to knowing what your workers are doing rather than basing their performance on what others say...there's a general disconnect there.

Other Employee Reviews for ESPN

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Working at ESPN"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate Director Technology in Bristol, CT
    Former Employee - Associate Director Technology in Bristol, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Lot of employees really work hard for the company

    Cons

    There is an old boys network their that makes it difficult to advance

    Advice to Management

    I know the company is 32 years old and many of the management was there from year one of the company, but there are many younger management that is being ignored for advancement.


  2. "espn great for backstabbing & politics"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bristol, CT
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bristol, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    a paycheck is the only reason

    Cons

    politics, backstabbing, clueless management at most levels

    Advice to Management

    stop lying and infighting

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