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"A fair and fun place to work."

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Current Employee - Staff Writer in Columbus, OH
Current Employee - Staff Writer in Columbus, OH
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at VentureBeat part-time (Less than a year)

Pros

- One of the best paying gigs for new writers.
- The editors are filled with knowledge about their fields
- Lot's of access and credibility.

Cons

- There is a pressure to perform.
- The budget isn't huge.

Advice to Management

Honestly, just stick to the plan. It seems to be working, and all of us down here want to be involved.

Other Employee Reviews for VentureBeat

  1. "Great company! Great people! Tough times"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at VentureBeat full-time

    Pros

    I loved working at VentureBeat. The people are brilliant, talented, and hardworking. The work was interesting, fast-paced, and the pay was great.

    Cons

    VB struggles financially pretty frequently> I was part of a round of layoffs in Summer 2016. It was super sad, but we ended on good terms.

    Advice to Management

    Keep trying to solidify funding. You have a great product and a great team!


  2. "Good and Bad - Either way you will learn."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great team comradery
    Awesome events
    great opportunity to grow your network
    Constantly learning about new technologies, companies, and news

    Cons

    Pay is low
    Hours aren't great
    Leadership seems disconnected
    Key employee turnover is high
    Culture doesn't celebrate wins

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