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Sony Pictures Television Reviews

Updated February 17, 2017
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Pros
  • Great company benefits, teamwork environment, you feel part of the organization (in 5 reviews)

  • Great work environment and benefits (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • I have been fortunate to have contracted at some of the big Media brands, and was expecting this to be similar (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Program Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Program Manager in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Great environment, great company, great benefits.

    Cons

    a lot of downsizing, lack of opportunities

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees!


  2. "Awesome"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great Office, lots of perks

    Cons

    Limited positions open, not much room for growth


  3. "Executive Director"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sony Pictures Television full-time

    Pros

    Great company benefits, teamwork environment, you feel part of the organization. What I liked most about Sony was being able to innovate with all the support from top management

    Cons

    People tend to stay at their level for longer periods of time vs other companies. Being promoted is hard.

    Advice to Management

    Plan better on career growth for your employees so you get better loyalty and more commitment to the job.


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  5. "Intern"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Incredibly learning experience. I was surrounded by some of the best and brightest in the industry who were always willing to answer my questions. Being on the lot is incredible and there is always something interesting going on. A great introduction to the entertainment industry.

    Cons

    I had such a positive experience it is hard to find downsides. I do know that some of the other interns at Sony did not get to do as much hands on work as I did, but overall they still had a really great internship.


  6. "Market Research Project"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Former Employee - Market Research Project in Culver City, CA
    Former Employee - Market Research Project in Culver City, CA
    Recommends

    I worked at Sony Pictures Television (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Wonderful office
    Very competent team
    High electronic equipment

    Cons

    I don't have any cons.


  7. "The World of Sony"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Culver City, CA
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Culver City, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Sony Pictures Television full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great health insurance, 401K and other benefits. Progressive and green-minded.

    Cons

    Prone to making layoffs. Shakeups following the hack continue.


  8. "Intern"

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    Former Employee - Intern in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Intern in Los Angeles, CA
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sony Pictures Television (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great opportunity to learn the business

    Cons

    Some interns were busier than others. Low pay for internship but expected.


  9. "Good and Bad"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Culver City, CA
    Current Employee - Director in Culver City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Sony Pictures Television full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Some of the top management are bright, smart and very hard working.

    Cons

    Everyone is paranoid and very few people are currently happy.

    Advice to Management

    Take better care of employees and they will take better care of your business.


  10. "Great Internship"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    So many cool events, free stuff and friendly staff. Everyone is just happy. You learn a lot and they have tons of speakers that give you an idea of what its like to work in other areas of Sony.

    Cons

    Wish they encouraged more retention and employment opportunities after internship. Besides that, no negatives really.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing to add, great time at Sony.


  11. "Fear Culture"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - surrounded by some smart and wonderful colleagues
    - opportunity to work on dynamic projects that hit the marketplace
    - access to the privileges of being at a major studio

    Cons

    - highly political environment
    - lack of vision by senior executives
    - top heavy and not enough people executing in middle and lower levels



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