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Worst Place for a Business Professional

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Former Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Houston, TX
Former Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Houston, TX

I worked at MD Anderson Cancer Center

Pros

Good hospital and ammenities - the institution's mission is to make cancer history. Progress is made every day, be it slow.

Cons

No respect for business professionals, you will be treated nothing. Micro management empire - esteem killing jobs. I have never been happier since I left that dead end job. And the executive management is the worst - all very educated MDs with zero business sense and gigantic egos.

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With non-business people running business - you can't be helped.

Doesn't Recommend
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    Esteem-killing job

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    Former Employee - Scientific Editor in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Scientific Editor in Houston, TX

    I worked at MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Pros

    Workplace amenities: post office, cafeterias, public transportation nearby, good Intranet for in-house communications

    Cons

    My supervisor did not give me performance standards for my job until I had been working there for 4 months.
    Excessive workload
    Esteem-killing feedback

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    Ensure that all supervisors get training in supervision at M. D. Anderson, even if they have had training elsewhere

    Doesn't Recommend
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    If your're not a nurse or doctor don't waste your time!!

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    Former Employee - Patient Services Coordinator in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Patient Services Coordinator in Houston, TX

    I worked at MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Pros

    Great pride working for one of the top cancer hospitals in the world.

    Cons

    Very hard to transfer to different departments, They say you can transfer after 6 months of employment but unless you know someone in management you can't move anywhere, If you are not a nurse or doctor you will get NO respect, They tend to look down on nursing assistants, clerks, secretaries etc... You might as well be invisible.

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    Management has a real problem about choosing favorites. It's extremely unfair to the employees to watch management goof off and appoint their "favs" raises while your busting your butt for nothing. They should also be required to take classes in proffesionalism as well.

    Doesn't Recommend
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