A fun, yet stressful job in a fun, yet stressful industry.
Pros: Free lunches in the Employee Dining Room aka "The Hangout"; free or deeply discounted show tickets, hotel rooms and other amenities.
Cons: Long work days in a 24/7 industry, average healthcare benefits, no matching contributions to our 401k plan
A typical day at work begins with a "Stand-up" -- an informal stand-up meeting to outline the day's goals and share any other relevant information regarding enhancing daily productivity for "hot" jobs. This is followed by a voluntary sharing of any personal announcements of an uplifting nature to start the work day on a positive note.
We have a cohesive team of fun-loving, witty writers and artists that laugh hard, yet work harder. Management is supportive and enhances the creative environment with frequent team-building efforts, from pizza lunches to office painting parties.
These are welcomed given the fast-paced and high-stress environment of working in the in-house advertising agency division of the world's largest investment banking and holdings corporation.
As the casinos and entertainment arm of Goldman Sachs, we have to not only address the bottom line, we bottom line have to create a memorable vacation experience for our guests.