The Museum of Science and Industry

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Pretty magical. The play is like working in your childhood dream everyday.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsThe people. The learning, and exhibits. The neighborhood.

ConsNon-profit politics. Not much room for promotion.

Advice to Senior ManagementCommunication and transparency.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    MSI could learn a thing or two from Trader Joe's and Costco

    Guest Service Representative (Former Employee) Chicago, IL

    I worked at The Museum of Science and Industry for more than 3 years


    Pros: Great supervisor; diverse group of co-workers; flexible schedule Cons: Hierarchical employment structure; noncommittal part-time model Advice to Senior Management: Invest in your employees through part-time benefits and more full-time employment at the guest admissions level. They are they face of your organization and are… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Years of dedicated service, ended by an insecure manager.

    Interpreter (Former Employee) Chicago, IL

    I worked at The Museum of Science and Industry full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: It is one of the top 10 science museums in the world. You can impact over a… Cons: Management changes continue to dumb down the guest experience. Seriously, people in rainbow colored lab coats with "flair" on their lanyards… Advice to Senior Management: Find a way to instill a sense of respect for yourselves. Trite catchwords painted… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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