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Excellent

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Minneapolis, MN

ProsWork/Life Balance
Senior Management does an excellent job
Benefits are great, retirement plan is amazing
Working with youth and developing college students

ConsVery large organization, sometimes hard to get things changed or approved
Can take a long time to find the right person to talk to

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Not what I thought it would or could be

    Research Manager (Current Employee) Minneapolis, MN

    I have been working at University of Minnesota full-time for less than a year


    Pros: The benefits are solid and reasonably priced. Great lively campus atmosphere, especially… Cons: Individuals works in silos = No team collaboration/atmosphere. Lack of any formal (or even informal) training programs. Little compensation for the amount of expected work and… Advice to Senior Management: I would like to see job descriptions be written consistently across… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Great place for steady, stable employment; very limited opportunity for high achievers/climbers

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Minneapolis, MN

    I have been working at University of Minnesota full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Great campus/work environment; good people; predictable & steady work; decent benefits;… Cons: bureaucratic, limited opportunity for high level (internal) training for growth & development,… Advice to Senior Management: Try to operate more like a business - hire the right talent, compensate them (merit-based opportunities),… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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