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"GREAT they really care"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Roanoke, VA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Roanoke, VA
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

You get gifts, sick days and a lot of vacation days. very laid back

Cons

The board that controls the company is not the best.

Other Employee Reviews for Media General

  1. "Not a bad place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Charleston, SC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Charleston, SC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    nice location
    produced a good news product
    great coworkers
    new building in a great location
    good communication from corp
    pay was good

    Cons

    very aggressive with contracts
    advertising dependent, leads to job cuts in lean times
    very newspaper focused
    requiers lots of paperwork for reporting

    Advice to Management

    i think management does a good job managing the company. The decline of newspaper circulation has really hurt the company.


  2. "Great Company & Management, but low wages."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, VA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, VA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Company is still profitable.
    Has money to reinvest
    Depending on the division you work for there are lots of really smart and talented people working here.
    Great Management team.
    Lots of change

    Cons

    Declining business model
    Low compensation
    Very, very, very corporate. Think "Office Space".

    Advice to Management

    Keep hiring the good people, and start clearing out the dead wood in your local properties.

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