Pathfinder International

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2 people found this helpful  

Great mission, poor leadership

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Watertown, MA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Watertown, MA

I have been working at Pathfinder International full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Well formulated and vital mission
Some great people
Great potential
Real commitment to social justice and most vulnerable populations

Cons

No vision for the future
Under-investment in operations and employees - very little training, career progression or opportunity
Gap between management claims of transparency and day to day experience
Poor teamwork modeled by executive team
Management does not trust employees => constant micromanagement

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Trust, grow and reward your employees

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Very disappointing - mission statement does not apply to lower level employees in US

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Pathfinder International

    Pros

    great people, great location, free parking

    Cons

    very poor senior management, very little opportunity for growth and advancement

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Invest more money in non-management staff and less in wall decorations
    Ensure company mission statement applies to all Pathfinder employees and not just to poor women in developing countries

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

    P.I. is made up of a caring and highly qualified community of people working towards a shared goal.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Watertown, MA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Watertown, MA

    I worked at Pathfinder International as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    ~Well educated, enthusiastic, experienced, highly qualified staff
    ~Very comfortable and friendly work environment
    ~Good salaries
    ~Active Board of Directors

    Cons

    I can't think of any cons.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I think you are on the right track.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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