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Updated Jun 14, 2021

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Adam Silver
114 Ratings
Pros
  • "great people, excellent work life balance(in 13 reviews)

  • "Good Work Environment for employees(in 10 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Less than ideal work-life balance; very political work environment; lower than adequate salary compared to market equivalent(in 22 reviews)

  • "Very long hours, demanding management(in 11 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      NBA lifestyle

      Jun 8, 2021 - Nba Player in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Travel the US and around the country

      Cons

      Losing because the Charlotte Hornets aren't so good

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Under payed & over worked

      Jun 14, 2021 - Senior Program Manager in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Travel to events, stay around the game of basketball, opportunities to work cross-functionally and collaborate with other groups

      Cons

      Does not work innovatively internally despite public perception. Projects are always understaffed and under resourced leading to burnout. Bad work-life balance. No clear trajectory for growth. Extremely underpaid compared to similar industries and job functions.

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      NBa

      Jun 13, 2021 - Manager in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great opportunities to work across functional areas and have a diverse set of experiences When COVID isn’t a thing, good live entertainment related perks

      Cons

      Terrible culture, very tribal and disjointed Chronically understaffed on projects, leads to overwork and burnout No sense of purpose to the work. No higher calling that drives what we do

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      How it was playing

      Jun 7, 2021 - Warehouse Worker in Moreno Valley, CA
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      gave me hard work ethic habits. being on time dailey preparation skills

      Cons

      tiresome heavy schedule high maintenance hectic

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Working at the NBA League Office

      Jun 4, 2021 - Associate Manager in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      the people are outstanding and hardworking

      Cons

      the compensation does not reflect fair market value

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      May 30, 2021 - Director of Marketing 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      environment, salary, perks, culture, people

      Cons

      long hours, pto, no direction, not a lot of cons

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      great place

      May 29, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good pay, great atmosphere, good food

      Cons

      no cons great place to be

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Good Company

      May 11, 2021 - AVP-Marketing in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good place to work. A lot of perks.

      Cons

      Salary is low compare to other companies in the sport sector.

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      idk

      May 5, 2021 - Assistant Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      travel all over the world

      Cons

      so busy you dont have time for family

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great work environment

      May 2, 2021 - Administrative Assistant in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Learned a lot from everyone I worked with.

      Cons

      A lot of egos to deal with.

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