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Chinese-American Planning Council Employee Reviews about "room for growth"

Updated Jul 18, 2019

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63%
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86%
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David Chen
6 Ratings
Pros
  • "The staff is very supportive, the environment is suitable for entry level and student workers, convenient location, a variety of programs to specialize(in 3 reviews)

  • "It's a great place to learn a lot of things(in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "super old school, never available for calls, near call back, low pay(in 6 reviews)

  • "No room for growth, but you will learn a lot(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Awedome"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Chinese-American Planning Council full-time

      Pros

      Easy jobs and easy place and easy teacher

      Cons

      Room for growth and the treatment

      Chinese-American Planning Council2019-02-12
    • "Great entry level job"

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      Former Employee - Office Assistant in New York, NY
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Chinese-American Planning Council for more than a year

      Pros

      Great entry level job for high school students and recent college grads

      Cons

      Very little room for growth. Management is not the best

      Advice to Management

      Seek opportunities for employers to grow. Extremely static envorinment

      Chinese-American Planning Council2018-01-29
    • "OK start for those looking to gain experience"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Chinese-American Planning Council full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      CPC is huge: it has many divisions and many staff so it really depends on the team. My team/division is great overall compared to others. Depending on the branch/team, sometimes you see really sloppy staff (i.e. not professional at all, way too chilled at work) or you see hardworking ones. It's definitely a decent place to start your nonprofit/public service career as the organization itself has been in the industry since...

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      Cons

      - Too crowded / Limited office space for staff and clients; noisy environment to work - Low pay - No room for growth in general since senior staff tends to stay in the same position for years/life, or they only promote those who are already in managerial positions - Not stable. Some (new) positions are grant-funded so people often come and go - Out of the 3 branches, only...

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      Advice to Management

      - Needs better internal communication and training between different divisions and actually take action to improve things, not just talks. There are many people in the organization who still don't know what services their company offer to clients. - More opportunities for advancement

      Chinese-American Planning Council2017-07-17
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