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Atlanta, GA
51 to 200 employees
2009
Nonprofit Organization
Non-Profit
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Unknown
LYRAIS is a non-profit membership organization serving libraries, archives and museums. LYRASIS. Our mission is to support information professionals by offering creative solutions and increased savings opportunities.

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LYRASIS Reviews

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Robert Miller
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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Atlanta, GA
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    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at LYRASIS full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Energetic, mission-driven, smart CEO got rid of all the lazy, whiny do-nothings, cleaned up the finances and inspires the employees daily. Everyone does their best, truly loves the LYR members and love working here now. Most work from home, only a skeletal crew in the office in Atlanta, but it's great. Everyone repects one another and it's great going to work now.

    Cons

    Could use more time with the whole company all together at the same time.

    Advice to Management

    Doing a great job, keep it up.

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LYRASIS Photos

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LYRASIS photo of: Gulf Coast Project Celebration
LYRASIS photo of: LYRASIS Executive Director Kate Nevins talking about sustainability models for open access at #egathering.
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LYRASIS Interviews

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    Staff Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 days. I interviewed at LYRASIS.

    Interview

    The interview process is unique. There is a one on one interview then a group interview with the department staff you will be working with. This gives not only the applicant but staff an opportunity to ask questions that may not have been asked by HR regarding the specific job you are applying for. An excellent process that I would recommend other companies to do.

    Interview Questions

    • I was asked to provide an example of how I have contributed to a previous employer's goals specifically and what steps I took to achieve that goal.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    I was ready to accept and decided to sleep on it and I told HR I would call the next day. A few hours later I received a call from HR offering more money to take the job that day. I was not holding out for more money but they knew they would get a valuable employee and did not want to miss the opportunity and I did not want to miss out on working for a great company focused on the work- family life balance.

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