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"Excellent place to work"

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Former Employee - Tutor in San Luis Obispo, CA
Former Employee - Tutor in San Luis Obispo, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at CAL POLY part-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Great weather, healthy youthful environment, and intellectually challenging.

Cons

Small regional economy. Bring your own job.

Other Employee Reviews for CAL POLY

  1. "Cal Poly can be a good option for students looking for work experience."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CAL POLY part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    My supervisors were kind, competent, and willing to share their knowledge. Flexible hours and relaxed atmosphere. Fair compensation. There are chances to gain new experience and grow, if you look in the right places.

    Cons

    Large organization that can feel slow-moving at times. Legacy systems with a lot of history where the purpose is sometimes unclear. Some departments seem disconnected or untrusting of each other. Be prepared to regulate your own performance.

    Advice to Management

    Find ways to increase communication and trust between departments. Encourage individuals to express what would make their work more meaningful. Give them the chance to move towards this. Create processes to support change in ways that feel natural.


  2. "Top-down administration"

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    Current Employee - Professor in San Luis Obispo, CA
    Current Employee - Professor in San Luis Obispo, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at CAL POLY full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Schedule flexibility, freedom to run classes the way I want

    Cons

    Workload continuously increasing, no raise in salary for ages

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