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"Some departments are more fulfilling than others. High turnover rate."

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Current Employee - Reference Librarian in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Reference Librarian in Washington, DC
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Georgetown University full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Lots of professional development opportunities.

Cons

Some departments are micro-managed while others the supervisors are never available.

Advice to Management

There needs to a balance between managing and micro-managing. Responsibilities should be delegated.

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "Good community, but can only grow so much."

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    Former Employee - Event Planner in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Event Planner in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Georgetown University full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Friendly staff and faculty
    Good benefits

    Cons

    Small salary increases
    Lots of politics/bureaucracy
    Promotions are rare
    New Leadership is terrible

    Advice to Management

    Promote from within
    Provide sufficient salary increases


  2. "Big and disorganized"

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    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Georgetown University part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Got to do research for a high profile professor and be involved in an interesting project; the pay was pretty good.

    Cons

    The bureaucracy of such a large organization can be hard to deal with - filing paperwork, setting up direct deposits, getting tax information, etc.

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