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Dow Jones Reviews

Updated Jun 17, 2019

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3.4
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63%
Recommend to a Friend
88%
Approve of CEO
William Lewis
147 Ratings
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  • "Upper management has no idea about what goes on or maybe they just don't care(in 22 reviews)

  • "Senior management is selfish, rude, and do not even talk to their junior-level employees(in 22 reviews)

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  1. "Experience at Dow Jones"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Dow Jones full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Takes care of employees and and adhere to global standards.

    Cons

    Few guidance from top management regarding future directions.

    Dow Jones2018-12-28
  2. "its okey"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Dow Jones full-time

      Pros

      all good except growth of yourself

      Cons

      all good text on your assignment

      Advice to Management

      worked

      Dow Jones2018-03-05
    • Helpful (1)

      "Reporter"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Dow Jones

      Pros

      Cool work culture and good work culture

      Cons

      Directionless. Management is confused what it wants to do and how to achieve

      Dow Jones2017-04-11
    • "Good company to work but no career growth"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Dow Jones full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      Good environment, no politics, encouraging environment, good salary

      Cons

      slow to move with time, minimal career progression opportunities, technologically backward (products & services), too much disruptive changes ... I have seen 3 CEOs in 5 years

      Advice to Management

      Progressive career opportunities

      Dow Jones2017-03-24
    • "Excellent place to work"

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      Former Employee - News Editor in New York, NY
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Dow Jones full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      Interesting work. Talented, energetic staff at WSJ.

      Cons

      Cutbacks in benefits in recent years. Salary gap between men and women.

      Advice to Management

      Do more to address the salary gap.

      Dow Jones2019-06-13
    • "Work/Life Balance - OK, Salary/Raises -Marginal, Staff Turnover - High"

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      Former Employee - Information Security Analyst in Princeton, NJ
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Dow Jones full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Work/Life balance is liberal Benefits ok

      Cons

      Below market salaries Raises for Satisfactory rating : 2017 - 2%; 2018 - 0% Churn - Since mid-2018 - at least 20% Rarely promote from within Subscriber churn Outsourcing initiatives

      Dow Jones2019-06-17
    • Helpful (1)

      "Chaotic work environment"

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      Former Employee - Reporter in New York, NY

      I worked at Dow Jones full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      You get to work with some of the best reporters and editors in the business.

      Cons

      Highly chaotic work environment. Zero job security, despite the presence of a union.

      Dow Jones2019-06-10
    • Helpful (1)

      "bit behind the times"

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      Current Employee - Reporter in Barcelona
      Negative Outlook

      I have been working at Dow Jones full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      good company to start your career and use as a stepping stone

      Cons

      lots of miscommunication, little opportunity for career progression,

      Dow Jones2019-06-09
    • "a good place for people like life-work balance"

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      Current Employee - Researcher 

      I have been working at Dow Jones full-time

      Pros

      good benefits; no pressure; good life/work balance

      Cons

      repetitive; lack of meaningful work

      Dow Jones2019-06-07
    • Helpful (1)

      "Would not recommend it."

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

      I worked at Dow Jones full-time

      Pros

      Nice colleagues. Office in good location.

      Cons

      Poor management. Constant mistreatment from managers to direct reports.

      Dow Jones2019-06-02
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