Tribune Media Reviews

Updated Jun 12, 2020

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3.2
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  • "Coming out of bankruptcy, multiple systems to do the same thing, rework(in 20 reviews)

  • "Low pay, very little vacation time(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "great company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Tribune Media full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    fun environment, great coworkers, no complaints

    Cons

    too bad company was acquired

  2. "Good people in a great building"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Product Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tribune Media full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Working on interesting projects in the challenging field of media

    Cons

    Media is a hard spot to be in with changing times.


  3. "Okay Company"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - News Producer in High Point, NC

    I worked at Tribune Media full-time

    Pros

    Standard benefits, opportunity to move to different places within company

    Cons

    The overall company was fine, but the station environment was toxic

  4. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Executive Assistant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tribune Media full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Worked with Professional Collaborative Employees

    Cons

    Not a very supportive Board

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  5. "Don't Go"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Tribune Media full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Benefits good for employees and family

    Cons

    leaders no vision for the future

  6. "Fast paced TV job"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Promotions Manager in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tribune Media full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Some internal promotion. Fun job some of the time. Worked on projects with a lot of variety.

    Cons

    What have you done for me lately attitude at times. Last second emergencies constantly got in the way of deliberate planning and execution.

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  7. "Good company"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Consultative Sales Consultant - Electronics in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tribune Media full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    I enjoyed my 3 years working with Tribune

    Cons

    None that I can think of

  8. "Great place to work. Amazing staff."

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Photographer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tribune Media full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Managed well and not micromanaged.

    Cons

    You have to work on the holidays, but we all know what we’re signing up for.

  9. "Good first media job"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Web Producer in Hartford, CT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tribune Media full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Hands on experience, lots of responsibility

    Cons

    Terrible hours, not much respect for personal life.

  10. "Cold Calling"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Account Executive in Indianapolis, IN

    I have been working at Tribune Media full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, good money

    Cons

    Management has favorites and you get handcuffed to your desk with account management.

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