Freedom House - Executive Staff - Bully pulpit | Glassdoor
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    "Executive Staff - Bully pulpit"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Freedom House full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Everyone below the level of Director is carrying the organization and are subjected to abuse by HR and one Senior Exec who has no idea how to communicate openly; dictates and is an over glorified copy editor whose paid over $175k

    Cons

    Senior VPs - toxic, along with HR - they have no sense of what the programs do, and they do not know ethics. They allow abusive managers to remain employed and they are not above letting the abusive to enter into the area of retaliation and complicity. Execs, mainly one Senior Level VP walks out of meetings, is hostile and is a bureaucrat who acts as a buffer between staff and the new President. Rather than openness,...

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    Advice to Management

    The new President should wake and see that the staff are being abused and retaliated against if they ask questions - by the most senior exec - a person who is abusive and unethical and she is matched by an HR department whom staff will never turn to because they cannot be trusted not to be petty and self-serving - if you ask a question or stand up for yourself you are met with hostility and passive-aggressive behavior...

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    Freedom House2018-05-28

Other Employee Reviews

  1. "Great place to work"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Freedom House part-time

      Pros

      Friendly, collaborative work environment. Everyone works hard at what they do. Office is in a great location.

      Cons

      Entry-level pay is not optimal

      Freedom House2019-02-14
    • "Review for Freedom House, 9 month employment"

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        Former Employee - Temporary Project Assistant 
        Recommends

        I worked at Freedom House full-time for less than a year

        Pros

        Very supportive supervisors, hands-on work.

        Cons

        Increased focus on development and fundraising, some cuts to programs.

        Freedom House2019-03-14

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