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Rating

4/5
  • The Role
    4.4
  • The Company
    3.9
  • The Culture
    3.6

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • I have massively enjoyed this internship. It has given me invaluable experience and has helped me carve out a path for my future career.

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • The amount of responsibility I have been given over this past year was more than I was expecting and it has been extremely rewarding. One of the best things about working at Warner Bros is the fact that you feel part of one big family.

    5/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • I was given a lot of support throughout my internship but at the right levels. Help has always been there when I've needed it however, I have been given a great amount of responsibility to complete tasks individually.

    5/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • This varied greatly depending on release schedules. At times where we would be close to releasing or had just released a game, I would be extremely busy whereas at other times I would be less busy.

    4/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • I was given a grea amount of responsibility throughout however as stated, help was there when needed.

    4/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • I can say wholeheartedly that the skills I have developed over this past year will be invaluable for me during my last year of university and beyond.

    5/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • A fun atmosphere throughout but a focused atmosphere when needed.

    4/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • I was contacted soon after my application and the recruitment process was extremely smooth.

    4/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • There is a great intern training scheme at Warner covering a wide range of topics such as presentation skills. Furthermore there is a reverse mentoring scheme which was a great experience.

    5/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Company Parties/Events

    Staff Sales/Staff Shop

    Travel loan


  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • As Warner Bros does not have a graduate scheme there isn't a 100% chance of me returning however, if the right opportunity arose I would have the necessary experience from this internship to put me at an advantage.

    3/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • We all eat lunch in the canteen together and regularly go on nights out together, we're all part of one family.

    5/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • London is an expensive place to live and go out however, there are many free things to do and enjoy.

    3/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • Some good pubs and bars in the area however the main nights out consisted of different places around London.

    4/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • I was part of the Warner Bros football team this year which was extremely good and also part of an intern 5-a-side football team.

    4/5

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Placement Year (10 Months+)

Accountancy, Banking/Finance, Education/Teaching, Information Technology, Logistics and Operations, Marketing, Market Research, Media, Publishing, Sales, Design, Business Analytics, Business Management, Internet/e-Commerce/New Media, Mathematics/Statistics

27th May 2014


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