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Good place to learn

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Current Employee - Business Operations Team  in  Lincoln, NE
Current Employee - Business Operations Team in Lincoln, NE

I have been working at Olsson Associates full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

-Given many opportunities to take on projects in a leading role
-Firm is organized into teams, creating an almost family atmosphere
-Company financials are shared regularly with all employees

Cons

-Lack of development tract for some employees (no opportunity for promotion)
-Some company initiatives that are not prospering/losing money seem to live for longer than they should

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Keep talking to employees to keep us informed of what's happening.

Recommends
Positive Outlook

Other Reviews for Olsson Associates

  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    All that Glitters is not Gold

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    Former Employee - Field Services  in  Lavista, NE
    Former Employee - Field Services in Lavista, NE

    I worked at Olsson Associates full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    You get a lofty title
    Marketers are the superstars here
    Politicians family members get jobs
    Very well connected

    Cons

    Gotta watch your back
    Senior staff is superficial
    Olsson is where ex government officials go to die

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus on quality - not growth
    Quit competing with your clients - you have no business being developers!
    Be more discrete with the expense accounts

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Poor management - old boys club runs the show at Olssons

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    Current Employee - Traffic Engineer  in  Lincoln, NE
    Current Employee - Traffic Engineer in Lincoln, NE

    I have been working at Olsson Associates full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work life balance, friendly peer group

    Cons

    Low salary, stagnant career, incompetent management

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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