NORC at the University of Chicago
3.0 of 5 60 reviews
www.norc.org Chicago, IL 150 to 499 Employees

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Tops in survey research, but it takes a long time to advance

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsA top company in its field and growing in a tough environment.
Very talented staff and collaborative atmosphere.

ConsClients can be demanding and winning new business requires long hours.
Advancement can be slow

Advice to Senior ManagementRecognize where talent exists in the company and promote. Don't always look outside the company.

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    Good experience

    Senior Research Analyst (Current Employee)

    I have been working at NORC at the University of Chicago


    Pros: Interesting, important policy work Motivated, smart, hardworking people Decent compensation If senior… Cons: Horrible work-life balance, in which I was told that I could not take… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Good place to work at if you don't mind dealing with big egos and nepotism.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at NORC at the University of Chicago


    Pros: If you are looking for work/life balance, this it the place to be at. NORC offers good pay and benefits to its employees. … Cons: Promotions and raises seem to be based on whether or not you are liked by management and not necessarily on job performance or lack thereof.… Advice to Senior Management: Take a hard look at who actually is doing the… More
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