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Great mission, poor management

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Former Employee - Community Representative
Former Employee - Community Representative

I worked at American Cancer Society full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Great volunteers and mission, good benefits and salary for a non-profit, team building and idea sharing with other community representatives

Cons

Long hours, meetings just to meet, management discourages their employees from having a personal life (significant other, children, outside activities), managers do not treat people equally

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stop being so political and treat people equally and fairly. Do not lie to us to our face about advancement opportunities.

Doesn't Recommend
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  1. 1 person found this helpful

    Not what I expected

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    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at American Cancer Society full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Great Team
    Great Benefits
    Popular Company
    The missions of ACS

    Cons

    Low Salary
    Not many growth opportunities, but expect more responsibilities with no raise or bonus
    You will start out doing on job and can be assign anything by any other manager, even if they are not in your department.
    The company is constantly changing and many people are afraid of losing their jobs.
    They expect you to raise money and recruit volunteers not matters what your position is.
    Even though its a non-profit...it feels very corporate

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. A loving family network of individuals who truly care about what they do!

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    Former Employee - Community Representative in Tampa, FL
    Former Employee - Community Representative in Tampa, FL

    I worked at American Cancer Society full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Its all about Teamwork, coaching, & genuine care

    Cons

    The champion extreme competition between other reps and locations.

    Recommends
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