Government of Canada
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Amazing Experience

Business Development (Former Employee)
Washington, DC

ProsLooks great on the resume
Very Friendly Employees and staff
Got to attend special events

ConsSometimes had Unrealistic expectations
Took a long time for things to be approved
Unpaid Internship

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

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    A great nine to five job but not a good place to have a career unless you're a diplomat.

    Administrative Assistant (Current Employee)
    New York, NY

    I have been working at Government of Canada full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Great benefits, vacations but not much room for movement. Cons: Bureaucratic with lots of egos. Advice to Senior Management: Assistants are people too. 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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    Decent, not great

    Administrative Assistant (Current Employee)
    Washington, DC

    I have been working at Government of Canada


    Pros: Very secure job, clear compensation package, great PTO Cons: Little room for advancement, complicated rules about special leave provisions,… Advice to Senior Management: Communicate better, make clear decisions before releasing a policy, ensure… More
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