George Washington University

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Most accommodating work study play!

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Former Employee - Office Assistant  in  Washington, DC
Former Employee - Office Assistant in Washington, DC

Pros

great people, flexible hours, really learn from the people around you.

Cons

leaving, sometimes not being able to get your hours in

Advice to ManagementAdvice

I'd definitely recommend asking new grads to stay on board!

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    A great transitional job to get you from college to the real world

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    Former Employee - House Mentor  in  Washington, DC
    Former Employee - House Mentor in Washington, DC

    Pros

    Free housing a big plus, stipend provides nice supplemental income while in grad school, proximity to campus.

    Cons

    Working with the magoos in housing is challenging.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be real.

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  2. 4 people found this helpful  

    Institution of Higher Education with too many Chiefs

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC

    Pros

    - Excellent opportunity to affect student life
    - Great opportunity to gain experience in advising and teaching
    - A relaxed and supportive work environment

    Cons

    - Salary is not market competitive or livable for the DC area
    - Lack of communication and sharing of information
    - Too many Directors, Managers, and other middle-management
    - There are too many silos within the system, leading to lack of collaboration and innovation

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay attention to people and their skills, you could be doing a lot more if you recognize the abilities of those already employed by the University.

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