American Red Cross - Fantastic mission -- but a constant churn of lay-offs and re-structuring without addressing core managment issues | Glassdoor
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"Fantastic mission -- but a constant churn of lay-offs and re-structuring without addressing core managment issues"

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Former Employee - International Services in Washington, DC
Former Employee - International Services in Washington, DC
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at American Red Cross full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Fantastic colleagues who are focused and mission oriented

Cons

The organization rarely developed its own talent for promotion. Very disheartening to see colleagues laid-off after 18 years of service.

American Red Cross Response

May 20, 2014 – Talent Acquisition Program Associate

Thank you for your feedback; we agree that our employees are fantastic and dedicated to our mission. Our recent restructuring was in response to the rapidly changing biomedical industry; the Red... More

Other Employee Reviews for American Red Cross

  1. Helpful (1)

    "rewarding"

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    Current Employee - Collections in Lansing, MI
    Current Employee - Collections in Lansing, MI
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at American Red Cross full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    good pay and benefits good peers

    Cons

    not very stable anymore making lots of cuts

    Advice to Management

    none

    American Red Cross Response

    May 20, 2014 – Talent Acquisition Program Associate

    Thank you for your review. We are glad to read your positive comments concerning compensation and your workplace relationships. Our organization has undergone some restructuring recently, as we’ve... More


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    "great mission but micromanage"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at American Red Cross full-time

    Pros

    they help save lives. clean work place and have greatt pto

    Cons

    they micromanage to the extreme

    American Red Cross Response

    May 20, 2014 – Talent Acquisition Program Associate

    Thank you for your comments. We are glad to hear your praise for our mission, workplace environment, and benefits (paid time off). Given the nature of our work, some of our positions do require a... More

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