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Updated May 25, 2018
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Pros
  • Good work life balance and culture (in 67 reviews)

  • Great work environment, exciting tasks (in 121 reviews)

Cons
  • Work/life balance does not exist (in 54 reviews)

  • often outdoors in the hot summer and extremely long hours (in 95 reviews)

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  1. "Intern"

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

    Pros

    Great programs for interns, very hands on

    Cons

    Some offices are busier than others


  2. "Pay"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    nice staff, co workers, managers/bosses

    Cons

    hot, little pay, not much experience

  3. "Director, Sales"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - New York in New York, NY
    Current Employee - New York in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NBCUniversal full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    It's a great place to work and grow and build your career

    Cons

    It's a massive company and can be difficult to navigate

    Advice to Management

    Integrate groups as much as possible


  4. "Media Tech Associate"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Program Manager in Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    Current Employee - Technical Program Manager in Englewood Cliffs, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NBCUniversal full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Benefits, cheap internet and cable. Shuttle available

    Cons

    Long work hours...depending on department. Not alot of culture


  5. "Awesome!"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NBCUniversal (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Everyone is friendly and knowledgable!

    Cons

    There really are no cons, I enjoyed my internship so much

    Advice to Management

    You're great!


  6. "Great company!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Service Representative in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Account Service Representative in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NBCUniversal full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    So many opportunities, great company culture, doing impactful work, great resources all throughout the company, great perks and benefits

    Cons

    Stressful environment and conflicting personalities.

    Advice to Management

    Take better care of entry level employees


  7. "What a great place to work!"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Sales in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NBCUniversal full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Love this place! Such a great place to work!

    Cons

    There is nothing bad about the company!

    Advice to Management

    n/a

  8. "Great Place To Work"

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

    I have been working at NBCUniversal full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits, most talented people in the business

    Cons

    The teams or departments can be pretty lean.


  9. "Fun starter job"

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

    I worked at NBCUniversal full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Free park tickets, merch discount, flexible hours

    Cons

    Large company, several supervisors and managers to report to, most jobs are outside in the sun, minimum wage.

    Advice to Management

    Hire management from within the department, they know the operation better than anyone else.


  10. "Great Upper Management"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Portfolio Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Portfolio Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NBCUniversal full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Company is headed in right direction

    Cons

    Middle management is not the easiest to deal with

    Advice to Management

    Stop outside hiring middle management & promote from within.


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