YMCA
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www.ymca.net Chicago, IL 150 to 499 Employees

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Good company bad management old fashioned

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Sarasota, FL

ProsRetirement and benefits package, time off

ConsManagement makes bad decisions consistently

Advice to Senior ManagementGet more knowledgeable and current employees

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Overworked

    Program Director (Current Employee)
    Minneapolis, MN

    I have been working at YMCA full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Free membership and discounted program fees. Cons: Long hours, including many evenings and weekends. Constantly working (email, phone calls) and compensation definitely does not reflect this. Responsibilities get dumped on you by… Advice to Senior Management: Take the time to genuinely listen to your Program Directors. They're the ones working the front lines (with their part time staff). They have… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    My overall experience working for the YMCA is a positive.

    CAPS Leader (Current Employee)
    San Bernardino, CA

    I have been working at YMCA part-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: You get paid to have fun and learn with the kids.… Cons: Communication throughout the Y is not very efficient. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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