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FOX Sports CEO Eric Shanks
Eric Shanks
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  • "Pay is probably sacrificed due to excellent work-life balance/benefits(in 7 reviews)

  • "Long hours but that comes with the territory in that business(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Highlights Editor"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at FOX Sports

      Pros

      Great pay, flexible hours, great manager, easy position

      Cons

      Freelance (6 months) then 3 months before you can get hired again

      Advice to Management

      Keep on doing what you’re doing

    • "Great environment"

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      Current Employee - Software Developer in Los Angeles, CA

      I have been working at FOX Sports full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      - Very flexible schedule - Relaxed environment

      Cons

      - Planning is not always followed

    • "Account Executive"

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      Current Employee - Account Executive in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at FOX Sports full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      Great place to work at if you love sports!

      Cons

      A lot of uncertainty with Disney transaction

    • "Great company"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at FOX Sports full-time for more than 20 years

      Pros

      Interesting, diverse and engaging work

      Cons

      Can be very stressful at times

    • "Amazing Company"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at FOX Sports full-time

      Pros

      Best people, learn every day, great environment

      Cons

      I can't think of any cons.

    • "Company Review"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at FOX Sports full-time

      Pros

      -Great people -Great product -Great work/life balance -Great benefits/insurance

      Cons

      -Sense of complacency -Not much room to grow

      Advice to Management

      In addition to focusing on "now", focus on the future as well. What are current threats and how are you proactively working to combat those.

    • "Master Control Trainee"

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      Current Employee - Master Control Operator in The Woodlands, TX
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at FOX Sports full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      If you love sports and love getting mistreated then this is your place

      Cons

      You can’t even come in late by 2 mins or you can written up. You literally have 3 supervisors telling you to do the same damn job different ways

      Advice to Management

      You guys are a piece of work and need to go to a team building workshop and stop being hard on your employees.

    • "Fox Sports, Creative services"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at FOX Sports full-time

      Pros

      Gerat and fun place to work

      Cons

      Horrible hours, and low pay.

      Advice to Management

      Pay staff more

    • "very old school type of work environment"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at FOX Sports full-time

      Pros

      It was fun to see all how the events were made and what went into them

      Cons

      a lot of the systems were dated

    • "Administrator"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at FOX Sports full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Pay was decent and so were benefits, but those things were not worth what I put up with there.

      Cons

      I spent less than a year working very hard for people who didn’t want me there. I was bullied by coworkers and HR did nothing about it. I spent my lunches crying in the bathroom and there were countless times I cried on my drive home. I’ve never been much of an emotional person but this place took a toll on me. I still have a hard time talking about it and I can’t even drive past the building because I fear I might have...

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      Advice to Management

      My advice to management is to retire because you obviously have no passion for your jobs. New management in my case would have been fantastic because maybe I would have had one person that actually cared.

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