Linfield College

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Great college in an idyllic setting.

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Former Employee - Director of Prospect Research in McMinnville, OR
Former Employee - Director of Prospect Research in McMinnville, OR

I worked at Linfield College

Pros

This is a terrific school.

Cons

The location of the campus is somewhat isolated. There was a very limited budget for fundraising.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

The college needs to invest more in fundraising.

Recommends

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    Love my work, love my co-workers

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in McMinnville, OR
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in McMinnville, OR

    I have been working at Linfield College full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits for employees with children. I took advantage of the Tuition Remission program for two of my children. Also good retirement benefits and satisfactory health benefits. Personal time off is generous; I always have time off when I need it. (If my workload allows).

    Cons

    The workload is too much. The expectations of salaried employees is too high, at least in the department I work in. I rarely work less than a 50 hour week and during certain times of the year I work 60+ hours a week; making it difficult to balance life with work.

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    I would appreciate a more balanced workload. This could be achieved by better technical tools and training.

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    Phonathon. Called recent alumni asking for donations.

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    Former Employee - Phonathon in McMinnville, OR
    Former Employee - Phonathon in McMinnville, OR

    I worked at Linfield College part-time

    Pros

    Taught me how to cold call. Good incentives for getting donations. Everyone is happy to work with you and help you succeed.

    Cons

    In the beginning you get stuck calling recent alumni that have just graduated and are still paying student loans. Sometimes you end up calling people who got kicked out of the school. Cold calling isn't always fun.

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