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Abt Associates President and CEO Kathleen L. Flanagan
Kathleen L. Flanagan
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    Lightening speed growth in technology tools to get work done

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    Former Employee - Project Manager  in  Bethesda, MD
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Bethesda, MD

    I worked at Abt Associates full-time for more than a year


    Training is provided to staff when new technology is rolled out and someone is always there to answer questions, you are never left behind. Company is always thinking of the next best system for each department to use.


    My challenge was finding a mentor that goes through the same familiar work to help with challenges with the job.

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    Continue to change to new technologies and new processes.

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Abt Associates Interviews

Updated Aug 26, 2014
Updated Aug 26, 2014

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    Project Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Bethesda, MD
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bethesda, MD
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 days - interviewed at Abt Associates in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    The position was created for me by a previous manager since she knew my work experiences, however as Project Coordinator in the IT Department I know the hiring process. Human Resources provide the hiring manager with best candidates’ resumes to choose for telephone interviews. Face to face interviews are set up with multiple project managers (4-5) in the Bethesda and Cambridge office via video conferencing. Expect to be there 3-4 hours for these half hour interviews, interviews with some hiring manager are up to one hour. All the managers get together to determine the strongest candidates and a offer is given over the phone. If no good candidates after the interview, the process starts again with Human Resources.

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    Applying online for the position, I gave what was my current salary and what was expecting, I was given1% more than I asked.
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Abt Associates Awards & Accolades

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Top 40 Innovator, Devex, 2011
Global Top 25, Honomichl, 2012
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Website www.abtassociates.com
Headquarters Cambridge, MA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1965
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Abt Associates offers a wide array of research-based consulting services to government agencies, businesses, and other organizations worldwide. The firm specializes in issues related to social, economic, and health policy; clinical research; and international development. Its services include consulting, implementation, and technical assistance; research and evaluation; survey... More

Mission: Abt’s mission is to improve the quality of life and economic well-being of people worldwide.

We apply our energy and creativity to helping our customers—governments...

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