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Updated Jul 12, 2019

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Packt CEO Dave Maclean
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  1. "Technical Editor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Packt full-time

    Pros

    Excellent place to start a career as a fresher

    Cons

    Everything was goos. No cons as such

    Packt2019-07-10
  2. "Acquisition Editor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Packt full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment, job profile good to enhance many skills

    Cons

    Salary and bonus is less

    Packt2019-07-05
  3. "Slow growth"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mumbai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Packt full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Open work culture, cooperative colleagues, weekend off

    Cons

    Slow growth, management politics, no security of job

    Advice to Management

    Consider growth for hard working and deserving employees and keep aside the politics during IJPs.

    Packt2019-07-09
  4. "Good company for freshers. Move as soon as you get a good offer"

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

    I worked at Packt full-time

    Pros

    ■ Flexible time ■ Word from home ■ Good environment to work

    Cons

    ■ Poor management ■ No job security

    Advice to Management

    Make changes in the management.

    Packt2019-07-07
  5. "A very good company with a good culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Packt full-time

    Pros

    Culture and job satisfaction and good growth

    Cons

    Nothing that I can think right now.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing

    Packt2019-06-19
  6. "Technical Content Editor"

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      Current Employee - Technical Writer/Editor in Mumbai

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

      Pros

      A good place to work

      Cons

      No Cons to working with this organization

      Advice to Management

      -

      Packt2019-07-02
    • "Good but company was unstable"

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      Former Employee - Content Development Editor in Mumbai
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Packt full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Flexible env to work with and good timings

      Cons

      Too much behind dead lines and pressure

      Advice to Management

      Nil

      Packt2019-07-02
    • "Content development"

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      Former Employee - Content Development Editor in Mumbai
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Packt full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Good for learning corporate atmosphere

      Cons

      less job security, less people get confirmed

      Packt2019-06-30
    • "Good for freshers"

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      Former Employee - Technical Editor in Andheri East
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Packt full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Open culture Flexible timing Lesser work pressure On time salary

      Cons

      Very less growth in any role Low salary

      Packt2019-06-29
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      "salary"

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      Former Employee - Technical Editor in Mumbai
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Packt full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Time flexibility, open culture, learning environment

      Cons

      less growth in salary-wise

      Advice to Management

      Provide monthly incentives to each and every employee of the company because company is growing on monthly basis, so that everyone get encouragement not only through words but also from pocket. And everybody could contribute better in the growth of the company. And if you consider Packt as a family then please remember, we do not disown our family members in bad time of the family. Infact we take them, face the time,...

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      Packt2019-06-24
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