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    A great place to work and learn with friendly, competent colleagues.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Development Professional I in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - Business Development Professional I in Minneapolis, MN

    I have been working at University of Minnesota full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Excellent benefits
    Tuition assistance - 100% for undergraduate program, 75% for graduate/professional programs
    Work/life balance

    Cons

    Mixed opportunity for growth
    Slowness of management to embrace change
    Decentralization leads to inconsistent decision-making

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Empower all employees with effective onboarding and ongoing training. Focus on goals and outcomes, and don't add on non-value added activities.

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University of Minnesota Interviews

Updated Nov 16, 2014
Updated Nov 16, 2014

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    Community Program Specialist Interview

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    I applied online. The process took 5 weeksinterviewed at University of Minnesota.

    Interview Details

    The process took about 5 weeks. I applied online and got a call about two weeks after. Went through two in-person interviews. The first one was with three supervisors, who I would be working under if I was to get the position. The second interview was with a PI and one of the supervisors from the first interview.

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Website www.umn.edu
Headquarters Minneapolis, MN
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1851
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

More than 67,000 students come seeking higher education in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. A major land grant university system, the University of Minnesota (U of M) offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in approximately 370 academic fields. It employs some 4,100 faculty members across five campuses located around the state. The university's Twin Cities campus, with about 50,000 students in attendance, ranks among the largest in the country in terms of enrollment. U of M's other campuses are located in Crookston, Duluth, Morris, and Rochester. Originally founded in 1851 as a... More

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