Vera Institute Of Justice

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Vera Institute Of Justice Reviews

Updated Jul 21, 2014

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3.8 14 reviews

25% Approve of the CEO

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Michael Jacobson

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60% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Good company to work for

    Intern (Former Employee) Washington, DC

    ProsEveryone was nice and helpful

    ConsThere wasn't as much collaborating, or as much of a sense of community as I was hoping for, people mostly stayed at their desks

    Advice to Senior ManagementWork a little harder and creating a fun and happy office culture

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    Great

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsSmart people who are passionate about the work.

    ConsSilos between centers, but they are working on that.

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    Great internship that not only provided useful connections, but also job opportunities.

    Intern (Former Employee) Washington, DC

    ProsGiven real work and real projects to work on
    Friendly staff
    Attentive to your needs and career goals

    ConsUnpaid, but that's what happens with non profits

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Vera is a casual working environment where smart people often collaborate to tackle policy issues big and small.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Washington, DC

    Proseffectively blends academic research with technical assistant projects
    coworkers are personally and professionally interested in seeing you succeed

    Conscan have a lack of direction from overworked management

    Advice to Senior Managementestablish a balance between the administrative aspects of management with ensuring that employees recognize and help to achieve bigger picture

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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