American Red Cross

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Very rewarding, great people.

Associate (Current Employee) Washington, DC

ProsSubstantive work, make a difference worldwide.

ConsCan be a lot of grunt work.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

American Red Cross Talent Acquisition Program Associate responded to this review

Feb 21, 2014

We appreciate your review and are delighted to read that, overall, you find your work to be substantive and fulfilling. Thank you for your role in making a difference worldwide; we’re glad to have ... More
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    3 people found this helpful  

    Good intentions; terrible, terrible organization

    Disaster Services Specialist (Current Employee)

    I have been working at American Red Cross full-time for more than a year


    Pros: The Mission is noble, and the people sometimes care and try… Cons: Red Cross has all of the bureaucracy and byzantine dysfunction of a major corporation, as well as all of the annoyances, pitfalls, and limitations of… Advice to Senior Management: A few points: STOP HIRING FRIENDS AND UNQUALIFIED PEOPLE. Get a grip. You are disorganized. You do not communicate with each other, with your higher-ups, or with… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    2 people found this helpful  

    Terrible workplace that profits on blood, literally

    Donor Recruitment Representative (Current Employee) Worcester, MA

    I have been working at American Red Cross full-time for more than a year


    Pros: well known organization, looks good on resume. learn how to work in non-supportive work environment… Cons: working 60+ hours a week is considered norm and is expected b/c one is "salaried" rumors of blood being thrown away but encouraged to collect, collect,… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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