American Heart Association
2.7 of 5 187 reviews
www.heart.org Dallas, TX 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Wonderful cause. Operates effectively and efficiently, more like a company than a non-profit

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at American Heart Association full-time

ProsGreat people
Great benefits
Flexible work schedule
Work/life balance

ConsPay
Difficult to advance from within a field-based position

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Perfect for stepping stone or sales professional. NOT suitable for fund raisers

Director of Development (Former Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I worked at American Heart Association full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: You will work with some of the hardest working people. A… Cons: Unqualified people are promoted to supervisory positions. There's a lot of talk about identifying leadership potential but the bottom line is the bottom line. If… Advice to Senior Management: I give up. Management is told over and over again to change its ways but to no avail. So just be honest with… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Great Mission, Poor Management

Youth Market Director (Former Employee)

I worked at American Heart Association full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: *work from home *great pay *Strong Mission *large organization with lots of resources… Cons: *upper management refuses to accept the changing environment of fundraising and adapt accordingly - always blames the staff *very long hours and unrealistic… Advice to Senior Management: you have some of the best resources and technology available today in the non-profit arena! You need to acknowledge that wrong decisions are being… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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