Times Publishing Limited Reviews

Updated 29 Jan 2021

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2.7
35%
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86%
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Times Publishing Limited CEO Siew Peng Yim (no image)
Siew Peng Yim
11 Ratings
  1. "Caring Work Environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Times Publishing Limited full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, friendly people, positive work environment

    Cons

    Hierarchical and bureaucratic at times.

  2. "Need to enforce the Company's Global Values"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager 

    I have been working at Times Publishing Limited full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Some U leaders can be biased.

    Cons

    Human Capital and some managers are caring towards the employees

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  3. Helpful (1)

    "biased"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Sales Representative 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Times Publishing Limited full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good benefits, 18 days al, health benefits r good

    Cons

    pay is below average no matter what ur qualifications are. many clique formed, mgmt like certain employees and will give more benefits to those employees. avoid.

  4. Helpful (1)

    "Not bad"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Editor in Singapore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Times Publishing Limited full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, easy work, impressive CEO

    Cons

    Uninspiring, untalented and undermotivated colleagues. Most are sleeping their way to retirement.

  5. Helpful (2)

    "Before you join"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Executive 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Times Publishing Limited full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Stability & flexi benefits are rather decent.

    Cons

    Low salary, not much career progression, rigid management rules who have traditional mindsets and are not willing to change. The amount of work you are expected to do does not justify the amount of salary you will be entitled but yet are still expected to perform to "management's expectations" but yet has no clue as to how to manage.

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  6. "Old school, but okay"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Singapore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Times Publishing Limited full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Direct boss was always open to exploring new ideas Not much OT, unless you have major deadlines/launches

    Cons

    Slightly more traditional company, a bit more red tape to go through

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Weirdest culture ever at MCBI"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Marketing Executive 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Times Publishing Limited full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Annual leave, basic welfare is covered.

    Cons

    Top down management style, the worst company culture I've experienced, Hods going the same thing for decades, unfriendly colleagues thanks to defensive and insecure Hods, GM who shouts and humiliates you in front of everyone.

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  8. "Senior system analyst"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Systems Analyst in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Times Publishing Limited full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance, flexible working hour and good benefits

    Cons

    Old company with startup IT

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  9. Helpful (1)

    "Great content, terrible management"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Times Publishing Limited full-time

    Pros

    Great content to sell, pay on time and salary is above average, great connections with international distributors and publishers.

    Cons

    Multiple layers of upper management; nothing changes, unwillingness of upper management to take on responsibility which filters down through the company

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  10. "Support"

    3.0
     
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Times Publishing Limited

    Pros

    There are good colleagues around

    Cons

    There is no work life balance

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