American Heart Association

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6 people found this helpful  

AHA sucks the life out of you

Administrative Assistant (Current Employee)

ProsWonderful volunteers
Good benefits and vacation

ConsBad management
Toxic culture
Lousy staff morale
AHA is like a bad episode of Project Runaway - you're either "in" or you're "out"
If you're "out" forget about advancement. Skillless suck ups are golden, workhorse admins are abused and unappreciated.

Advice to Senior ManagementReally?!

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    8 people found this helpful  

    You'll never BE enough, DO enough or FEEL good enough about your job! HORRIBLE culture and AWFUL working environment!

    Executive Director (Current Employee)

    I have been working at American Heart Association


    Pros: Raising money to save lives is rewarding Meeting survivors Connecting with supportive… Cons: Zero work/life balance HUGE egos running the organization Angry/bitter managers who forget why the organization is raising money Employees constantly berated for what… Advice to Senior Management: Appreciate the effort, dedication and commitment of staff Quit coming down on staff for outcomes far out of their control Exercise compassion and understanding Understand that managing means… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    8 people found this helpful  

    A very unhealthy place to work, mentally and emotionally

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at American Heart Association


    Pros: You get a paycheck every two weeks. Hands only CPR… Cons: Cons: This is like working in a sorority house. It absolutely is a mean girls club Management is terrible. They criticize you personally nothing is based on… Advice to Senior Management: Treat people with respect. Everyone deserves at least a little respect. Realize you are… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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