Dakota Consulting - Good corporate personality, gives back to community, constantly shifting priorities | Glassdoor
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"Good corporate personality, gives back to community, constantly shifting priorities"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD

Pros

Good salary and extremely good benefits package
Willingness to let people bench between contracts
Excellent atmosphere, with diversity actively enjoyed, not just tolerated for legal purposes
Sr. Management respects staff's talents and abilities
Sr. Management is grateful for input from any source willing to give it, no matter what rank
Sr. Management is willing to assist with requested direction
Company owner is an extremely good person and seeks out others like that

Cons

Micromanagement
Priorities constantly shift. What was urgent Tuesday is disregarded Friday, never to be discussed again.
Solutions get put off

Advice to Management

Try to identify your employees' strengths and underused skills, to find new ways to encourage employee growth and find opportunities to get them off the bench.

Other Employee Reviews for Dakota Consulting

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Disjointed view of the customer, Not good expectation management, Decisive"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - PMO Lead in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - PMO Lead in Washington, DC

    Pros

    Sr. Leadership is committed to success and seems to know Federal client landscape well.
    Willing to give people some bench time when a contract unexpectedly ends.

    Cons

    Micromanagement, expectations for lots of uncompensated overtime, unrealistic view of the customer environment. Bit of a rosy picture.


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    "Review"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Writer in Silver Spring, MD
    Current Employee - Technical Writer in Silver Spring, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Dakota Consulting full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Ease of commute, good culture, excellent secondary benefits, management is supportive of employee growth and professional development, effective AWL policy

    Cons

    High workload for compensation, instructions from management can be unclear, strong possibility of having to work overtime on nights and weekends during busy periods


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