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Good Company

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Enrollment Advisor in Chandler, AZ
Current Employee - Enrollment Advisor in Chandler, AZ
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Education Management Corporation full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Good work hours and great people.

Cons

Too much emphasis on getting students in after the deadline...like on the DAY the classes start.

Advice to Management

Let the students choose their start date.

Other Employee Reviews for Education Management Corporation

  1. Great

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Work hours. People. Environment.

    Cons

    Zero. I thought everything about this company was pretty great.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  2. It put food on the table

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Admissions Representative in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Admissions Representative in Phoenix, AZ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Education Management Corporation full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Friendly Coworkers -Great pay for the kind of job -Decent training

    Cons

    -No room for creativity -Boring robotic work after you're molded into the kind of machine EDMC-OHE wants you to be -slimey sales tactics - for example their (EDMC'S) biggest practice hammered into employees, is to overcome objections. Thats fine, but when a student who is telling me they cant enroll right now because their mom is in the hospital I was reprimanded for not saying to the potential student, "great! Sounds like you'll have alot of time to do classwork while at the hospital." Sorry, I wont take on the cold calculated aspect of what a poor corporation can be. I'm a human too. Needless to say I up and left, without having a backup job.

    Advice to Management

    Have a heart. Don't be numbers driven, if your biggest concern is having a quality conversation with potential students, rate the employee on that. Don't treat students as a cash cow.


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