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Very comfortable work environment. School is growing fast.

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Richmond, VA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, VA

I worked at Virginia Commonwealth University full-time for more than a year

Pros

VCU has a very friendly environment with nice staff. Very good balance with personal life. Richmond is a great city with nice restaurants and great culture.

Cons

Salaries not that high. Gossipy workplace at times. Long hours without compensation. Management was shuffled around quite a bit.

Recommends
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    Large School with Independent Students

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    Former Employee - Orientation Assistant  in  Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Orientation Assistant in Richmond, VA

    I worked at Virginia Commonwealth University as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    Worked well with my schedule and allowed me to be independent

    Cons

    Can feel lost by the size of the organization

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat each employee as an individual

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Only a paycheck

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    Current Employee - VCU Security Officer  in  Richmond, VA
    Current Employee - VCU Security Officer in Richmond, VA

    I have been working at Virginia Commonwealth University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy work, good for old people or college kids needing to complete work

    Cons

    HORRIBLE management. Extremely horrible and unprofessional.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learn to be more professional, less condescending and less hypocritical.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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