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Good job but lacking upward mobility

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Enrollment Advisor in Phoenix, AZ
Current Employee - Enrollment Advisor in Phoenix, AZ

I have been working at University of Phoenix full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Great working environment, stellar education benefits, leadership supports customer facing roles very well, most employees care a great deal about brand and product ( Pride)

Cons

big company that is shrinking in size means that growing into a management or director position is nearly impossible, department of education changes policies frequently which can greatly impact merit-based compensation

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Work with first line employees when making large changes. There is a disconnect between upper-level leadership and employees on the "floor"

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Terrible Company!!! Slavery!!!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager
    Current Employee - Manager

    I have been working at University of Phoenix full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Peers, benefits and free tuition- UOP Tax dollars cuts

    Cons

    Lack of communication
    Disrespect
    Distrust
    Associate Directors and above terrible leadership

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    clear and effective communication
    respect
    act with integrity
    walk in your manager shoes
    reliable information
    be on time and spend 8 hours working
    step up to university standards and expectations- respond to your manager concern within same day or in 24 hours
    embrace employer
    provide support
    lead by example...

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Stay as far away as possible!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Financial Advisor in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at University of Phoenix full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    There are no pros about working here. This is a sinking ship at a 45 degree angle.

    Cons

    Constant threat of being laid off. Management sucks and they use fear tactics to get things done.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Just pray the company goes out of business. Management is doing a great job of destroying something which was once a great.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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