Ziff Davis - Working for one of 1up.com was one of the best times of my life. | Glassdoor
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"Working for one of 1up.com was one of the best times of my life."

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Freedom of expression. Creative licence. Great people.

Cons

Lack of cohesive leadership. Upper management has a hard time relating to workers.

Advice to Management

Don't make deals with the Devil. Focus on what makes Ziff great, not on the company stock price.

Other Employee Reviews for Ziff Davis

  1. "Old media trying to be new again"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good place for young people to work to find out how media really works. Some good content, mainly reviews. Top notch analyst team.

    Cons

    Lots of editorial is basically content farm stuff, very SEO driven. Tech of the site is years behind competitors. Site does not put readers first, and it shows.

    Advice to Management

    Site needs to be rethought from top to bottom. Way too much clutter. Rethink or scrap content farm stuff. Switch to different CMS.


  2. "Great old company doing amazing new things"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends

    Pros

    entrepreneurial growing innovative supportive
    smart supportive aggressive leadership

    Cons

    need more time for legacy old business to become thing of the past

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