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Saving lives each and every day

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at American Cancer Society full-time (more than 5 years)

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

The people and the mission, working with a great team of donors, survivors & volunteers.

Cons

lack of collaboration between different departments

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  1. Helpful (4)

    Non-management employees are sadly not respected, althought the mission sometimes is.

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    Current Employee - Mid-Level in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Mid-Level in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at American Cancer Society full-time (more than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    funded research and patient support

    Cons

    While being the largest non-profit, there is a disturbing environment of bizarre politics, blatant favoritism, lack of opportunity and no raises for mid and low level employees. These
    employees are taken for granted while expected to contribute their own money back to the organization and donate their time outside of work with no credit for doing so.

    Advice to Management

    Upper executives make obscene salaries ought to reward their employees for a change.

  2. Helpful (5)

    Horrible Management

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at American Cancer Society full-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Can't argue with the Mission

    Cons

    Extreme lack of leadership at mid to senior levels. Complete lack of business acumen at the executive levels.

    Advice to Management

    Hire outside business leaders that know how to run a business.

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