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News Corp Reviews

Updated March 19, 2017
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News Corp Chairman and CEO K. Rupert Murdoch
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  • He is only interested in making himself look good and spent little to no time leading and empowering his team (in 3 reviews)

  • low wages, no room for growth, understaffed (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

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

    I worked at News Corp full-time

    Pros

    Very good benefits are available

    Cons

    Not a whole lot of room for growth


  2. "Senior Sales Executive"

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    Current Employee - Senior Sales Representative in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Sales Representative in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at News Corp full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Solid company, with great benefits and professional staff.

    Cons

    Media business can be difficult


  3. "Editor"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Managing Editor in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Assistant Managing Editor in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at News Corp full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company, smart colleague, collegial atmosphere and good opportunities to advance and grow within the organization. Attractive offices and location

    Cons

    Under resourced, people are increasingly concerned about the future and the direction of units within the organization. Sometimes staffers feel overwhelmed and under supported.


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  5. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    great environment, friendly people, good benefits

    Cons

    not much room for growth


  6. "News Corp"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great office enviroment - great people

    Cons

    Kind of operated in a silo - information sharing could be limited

    Advice to Management

    Great organization but should grant more empowerment


  7. "Senior Producer"

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

    I worked at News Corp full-time

    Pros

    Good Benefits and working conditions. Very professional, business like, almost clinically managed company. Competitive with industry peers in salary and atmosphere.

    Cons

    The company's reputation is well deserved. Business practices are right on the edge of acceptable and sometimes cross the line. Some units are extremely aggressive in promoting the company's political viewpoint.


  8. "VP, Digital Content"

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    Former Employee - Vice President, Digital Content in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Vice President, Digital Content in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at News Corp full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Big company - lots of opportunity

    Cons

    Big company - change is slooooow


  9. "Solid place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Interesting issues; no two days are ever the same.

    Cons

    You do not have to drink the ideological Kool-Aid, but it helps.


  10. "Producer"

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    Former Employee - Producer in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Producer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at News Corp (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Benefits
    Career Growth, promotions occurred often.

    Cons

    Raises were rare
    Bonuses were small


  11. "Producer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at News Corp full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great benefits and felt that HR was dedicated and thoughtful and listened through any questions. Great gym if you work in the NY office.

    Cons

    The product I worked ultimately shut down which created a stressful environment for all involved. People knew the end was coming.

    Advice to Management

    less meetings less meetings less meetings less meetings less meetings less meetings less meetings less meetings less meetings less meetings less meetings less meetings



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