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Crain Communications Overview

www.crain.com
Detroit, MI (US)
501 to 1000 employees
1916
Company - Private
Media
$100 to $500 million (CAD) per year
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Crain’s uncompromising journalists, industry experts and business insiders share one vision: to produce stories, communities and platforms that empower our audiences’ success.

Crain Communications Inc is one of the largest privately owned ... Read more

Mission: We empower success.

The stories we tell and the products we develop matter to our audiences. We help them be successful in their field. Internally, the work we do and how we do it impacts everyone else we work with.

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Crain Communications Reviews

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    Pros

    Trusted news source. Allows journalists to practice independent judgment.

    Cons

    Needs more diverse coverage to address an emerging younger audience.

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Crain Communications Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Crain Communications (Chicago, IL (US)) in March-2017.

    Interview

    Phone interview with Human Resources, Interview with Publisher, Lunch Interview with Direct Report, All very professional, very nice. Entire process was a pleasure. Get a welcome package in the mail.

    Interview Questions

    • Not only what you could offer the company, but what they could offer you.   Answer Question
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Company Updates

  • What happens when you face drama at the office? Our HR pro, Heather Krentler, explains what to do--particularly if you're new to your career. Listen: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQATu

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  • Our New York office is home to Advertising Age, Crain's New York Business, InvestmentNews, and Pensions&Investments. Take a look inside.

    Crain Communications - Our New York City Office

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Crain Communications Awards & Accolades

  • Hall of Fame - Keith Crain, Chairman, Automotive Hall of Fame, 2014
  • The Petersen's 2014 Automotive Journalism Award - Keith Crain, Chairman, Crain Communications, The Petersen Automotive Museum Foundation, 2014
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