US Department of State

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Comfortable

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at US Department of State

Pros

It is a comfortable place to work.

Cons

It will be difficult to implement your ideas.

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    Amazing opportunity to work with senior U.S. officials

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    Former Employee - Program Assistant in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Program Assistant in Washington, DC

    I worked at US Department of State as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    -Strong work ethic
    -Very intelligent individuals
    -Great place to learn

    Cons

    -Large bureaucracy
    -Hard to make an impact on an individual level

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep working on facilitating communication within inter-agency offices.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    Project Manager

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Washington, DC

    I have been working at US Department of State full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Very Good Benefits. Staff is very dedicated and smart.

    Cons

    Advancement is based on a "beauty contest" rather than accomplishments, experience and demonstrated capabilities. Less qualified candidates have been chosen consistantly over more qualified candidates.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take some Management training.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
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