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Turner Broadcasting Reviews

Updated December 11, 2017
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  • Slim chances of moving up the career ladder and difficult work/life balance (in 35 reviews)

  • It's hard to move around to different departments (in 15 reviews)

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  1. "SVP Finanace and Administration"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Turner Broadcasting full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Fast growing, freedom to obtain goals, allows you to be independent, promotes you to innovate, exiting industry, good with people, good benefits

    Cons

    Very political environment, at times seems over concern with employees potential claims what makes them take exaggerated measures to avoid conflicts. many times in detriment of the business.

    Advice to Management

    Management should rely less in HR and Legal concerns a focus more on business that are growing of employees that grow the business.


  2. "Great place to work"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Ad Operations in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Ad Operations in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company and strong brand

    Cons

    None really. Good support team

  3. "Great place to work"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Burbank, CA
    Former Employee - Manager in Burbank, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Turner Broadcasting full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Friendly and fun environment, flexible and understanding management, everyone's opinion is respected

    Cons

    Sometimes communication does not reach service departments on time

    Advice to Management

    More frequent communication


  4. "Sr. Engineer"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefit and working environment

    Cons

    There were many silos within the company.


  5. "Production Artist"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Production Artist in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Production Artist in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Steady fast paced work and a platform for showing your work to the world

    Cons

    Expansion depends on the individual, you can be in the same position for years if you don't show the initiative.


  6. "Facility Assistant"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Facilities Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Facilities Assistant in Los Angeles, CA
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great perks offered at Turner.

    Cons

    Hired as a contractor. Hard to get a position in the company without a contact.

    Advice to Management

    Stop perpetuating nepotism.


  7. "Business Analysis"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Turner Broadcasting full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Large company with decent benefits and evolving technologies.

    Cons

    Low pay and unknown future.

  8. "A great company to work for"

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

    I worked at Turner Broadcasting full-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours
    Great benefits package
    Amazing perks

    Cons

    The commute could be difficult
    Changing environment meant a lot of recent layoffs


  9. "A 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 Turner Broadcasting full-time

    Pros

    Smart, interesting people with a great PTO policy.

    Cons

    Very competitive for the industry.


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great benefits but no growth opportunities."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Awesome benefits. Pto, medical, just overall benefits. Management is advocate for putting family firsr.

    Cons

    Management is ole school.....keep your head down, do not offer suggestions, and no feedback. Company encourages creativity and utilize open door policy but their management team does not believe in where the company is company.

    Advice to Management

    Stop getting rid of the under dogs and cut the heads so the body will follow.


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