The Desert Sun Employee Reviews in United States

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The Desert Sun is an excellent newspaper/website
Community conversations editor (Former Employee) –  Palm Springs, CADecember 17, 2014
I enjoyed working there for six years. I started on the copy desk and soon became community editor, in charge of content editors. Became editorial page editor in 2009 and wrote five editorials a week and a Monday column.
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Working nites has certain perks.
Mailroom Supervisor (Former Employee) –  Palm Springs, CAJune 27, 2012
Personally being previously employed by The Desert Sun was never boring working the nite shift. Great place to be,especially for a young person looking for a secure stable place to work and grow.
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pizza party's...free newspaper
Cons
working from the bottom is tough to get noticed
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Knowledgeable newspaper on local community.
Photojournalist (Former Employee) –  Palm Springs, CASeptember 18, 2012
photographing people in the community. The desert in Palm Springs was fun. Kind and professional. Kind. Not many assignments. Down time on computer. Being a photojournalist .
Pros
it was fun.
Cons
days become long because of lack of work.
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Excellent place for a beginning journalist to ramp up their skills
Writer, Photographer and Editor (Former Employee) –  Palm Springs, CAAugust 11, 2013
Life at TDS is never a dull moment and working in this environment is a great way to learn all aspects of the publishing business.
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Pressurized job with lots of work, good benefits
Copy Editor (Former Employee) –  Palm Springs, CAApril 24, 2013
Spent most of time on computer laying out and linking pages
Learned how to do it faster
Editors were good
Getting everything done by deadlines
Writing and editing
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