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Thoughts on The Mill? Got an inquiry and want to hear creative perspectives on the work and culture.

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Hands down the greatest production shop in the world. Take a look at their work, they set the bar for the industry.

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I’ve heard it’s a grind, but take that with a grain of salt.

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Hours will be long but they do great work.

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They work their team a lot, late nights and weekends. The post for my last couple spots were done there. They are great at what they do.

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Even if you burn out in a year, it’s a good look on your resume

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They don’t call it The Mill for nothing

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