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Spanish Broadcasting Reviews

Updated April 10, 2017
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Spanish Broadcasting Chairman, President, and CEO Raúl Alarcón Jr.
Raúl Alarcón Jr.
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  1. "Producer"

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    Former Employee - Producer in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Producer in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at Spanish Broadcasting full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    One of the top Hispanic Broadcast Companies.

    Cons

    Sometimes they don't act profesional


  2. "Spanish Broadcasting System"

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    Former Employee - Account Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Account Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Spanish Broadcasting full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Fast-paced, opportunity to grow and learn a lot for a junior-level person

    Cons

    Management. CEO and management rule like dictators and don't seem to care much about employees. They just care about hitting their numbers. Low employee morale contributes to low performance overall.

    Advice to Management

    CEO should step down and let new managers with fresh vision take over


  3. "System Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Information Technologies Manager in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Information Technologies Manager in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Spanish Broadcasting (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very laid back environment- great bosses and coworkers

    Cons

    salary and compensation is very poor- they don't match the job market value

    Advice to Management

    if you want to keep good employees, match new york cost of living and job market value.


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  5. "Rollercoaster"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Great product
    - Small company, allowing for greater opportunity to grow and take on more responsibility
    - FUN

    Cons

    - Very volatile, decisions come across as reactionary
    - lots of turnover
    - work / life balance is out of whack


  6. "SBS - New York Office"

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    Current Employee - Coordinator in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Coordinator in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing atmosphere, very laid back, very casual. Employees are all a pleasure to work with. Great lively environment.

    Cons

    Very laid back & very casual environment. This is a pro and a con at the same time. Lacking leadership, direction, and authority. Very little room for upward mobility.

    Advice to Management

    Leadership strategies need to be addressed


  7. "great products to sell, poor management"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Spanish Broadcasting full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Meet artists, attend great concerts, learn the ins and outs of the business, make alot of valuable contacts

    Cons

    Management simply does not know what they are doing. Or doesnt care. Every man for himself.

    Advice to Management

    training is a must. hold everyone accountable for performance and duties. clear incentives and explanation of the process.


  8. "Go With Eyes Wide Open"

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    Former Employee - Senior Account Executive in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Senior Account Executive in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Spanish Broadcasting full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    A good place to become well immersed in the unique consumer behavior of the biggest and fastest segments of growth.

    Cons

    Due to the rapid growth, SBS has a tendency


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Great Place to work for but Low Pay."

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    Former Employee - Traffic Coordinator in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Traffic Coordinator in Miami, FL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Spanish Broadcasting part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Get to talk to the on air talent, & you get to meet quite a Few artists.

    Cons

    The pay is really not that great.

    Advice to Management

    Pay attention to the good people in your teams and even more attention to the ones that are slacking all the time.


  10. Helpful (1)

    "0"

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    Former Employee - Program Director in Miami, FL
    Former Employee - Program Director in Miami, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Because you have nothing else to do

    Cons

    Management has no clue as to what they are doing

    Advice to Management

    Step aside and let real broadcasters do your job


  11. "Good and bad"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Work enviroment is cool and people are nice.

    Cons

    Pay is low for the amount of work load.


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