American Heart Association

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4 people found this helpful  

Does great work, but was overworked

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX

I have been working at American Heart Association full-time (more than 8 years)

Pros

You are helping save lives. There are many departments that allow work from home. There are very talented people working there, many of whom have been there for a long time. Depending on the role, it could be very satisfying. The interview process consists of very long interviews, so be prepared.

Cons

The hours! The workload was never ending and frankly unreasonable. There was no bonuses during my last 2 years due to the economy, and you are reviewed constantly (bi-annually, plus peer reviews, 360 reviews). The workload was due to never ending, understaffed projects.

Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Great Volunteering Experience

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    Former Employee - Volunteer in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Volunteer in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at American Heart Association as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Had option to do administrative work or go out in the field for project based work. Volunteering hours are very flexible. Worked with very wonderful people and people are generally very grateful of what you are doing.

    Cons

    Since this was a volunteer experience, there was no pay.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hold the hands of volunteers a bit more in project based work so they can work more productively.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 11 people found this helpful  

    Sorority Gone Bad

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at American Heart Association full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Best volunteers to work with.

    Cons

    Management is a group of sorority women who are deeply insecure and destroy talented individuals by cutting them down to their level.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get rid of the Executive Directors and VP's who only foster this toxic environment.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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