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Media Star Promotions Reviews

Updated December 11, 2017
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Pros
  • Great pay for just passing out coupons (in 16 reviews)

  • Relaxed environment, awesome coworkers, flexible scheduling, GREAT PAY and fun (in 10 reviews)

Cons
  • No direct deposit, checks are always off, you have to remind HR to pay you for your reimbursements otherwise you don't get them (in 11 reviews)

  • The reports that work life balance is non-existent are true (in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Great company to work for!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Media Star Promotions full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Whether you are at head quarters (Baltimore), or in the field. The company praises itself on hiring from within, and positioning you in the right department.

    Cons

    Extensive travel at times, but you also see parts of the US that you probably would not have been able to frequent.


  2. "Must love talking to people"

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    Former Employee - Brand Ambassador in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Brand Ambassador in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Media Star Promotions (More than a year)

    Pros

    Pay seems attractive and short work hours

    Cons

    8 hour shift can turn in to 10 with the non pay break in the middle. Lots of driving personal car. Sometimes an hour away. Management / Corporate inconsistent

    Advice to Management

    Be more consistent and realistic.

  3. "Brand Ambassador"

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    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Jacksonville, FL
    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Media Star Promotions part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Work with a partner on nightshirt 95% of the time you all will get along well together and have fun throughout your shift.
    -Fun and lively clubs, and bars
    -Work without your manager standing over your shoulder
    - Get Paid $20/hr nice way to save up extra money

    Retail/Day Shift
    You work inside in the daytime in a non-smoking environment
    -Work independently
    -You make good money $20 /hour

    Cons

    - You put A LOT OF MILES ON YOUR CAR
    - Scheduling can be unorganized at times
    - Not a job you WANT to be solely dependent on. It is a Good job to save up extra money.
    - You have to be FLEXIBLE a lot because the metrics ALWAYS change


  4. "Good job if you're okay with little to no personal life"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Media Star Promotions full-time

    Pros

    Great salary, multiple job responsibilities looks great on a resume, room for growth in the company

    Cons

    work life balance is rough


  5. "Field guide"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    There isn’t mush I can say that is good about the company or management. Sometimes you get a good hotel. The salary is ok.

    Cons

    Management. Not forthcoming, very secretive and only promotes who ever is liked not for quality of work. Different rules for different people.


  6. "Great pay but not ideal position for everyone"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Media Star Promotions part-time

    Pros

    Fun experience, meet interesting people from all backgrounds

    Cons

    Working mainly nights and weekends, dealing with intoxicated individuals,


  7. "Brand Ambassador"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Media Star Promotions part-time

    Pros

    Great pay for just passing out coupons

    Cons

    Management took the job way too seriously for passing out coupons.

    Advice to Management

    Lighten up a bit.

  8. "Brand ambassador"

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    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Kansas City, MO

    I have been working at Media Star Promotions part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Make your own hours. Very good pay.

    Cons

    Working with very drunk people.

    Advice to Management

    Need better managers.


  9. "Brand ambassador"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Media Star Promotions part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, fun job, great money, fun people.
    Access to fun events

    Cons

    No direct deposit, have to pick up paychecks during regular hrs biweekly


  10. "Great Side Job"

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    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Charlotte, NC
    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends

    I have been working at Media Star Promotions part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Super flexible hours
    Fun work environment

    Cons

    Caps at 28 hrs per week.
    Some management can be incompetent.


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