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"It was a wonderful experience that gave meaning to work"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - District Director in Tulsa, OK
Current Employee - District Director in Tulsa, OK
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

families, flexiable schedule, and the sponsors you get to work with

Cons

regional office being next door.

Advice to Management

be innovative. they love creativity, and making events even better

Other Employee Reviews for Muscular Dystrophy Association

  1. Helpful (3)

    "MDA"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Director in Birmingham, AL
    Current Employee - Executive Director in Birmingham, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great Cause to be associated with

    Cons

    Overworked ---- Underpaid. Expectations are unrealistic. More of a workhorse enviroment. Use you then throw you away. NO training and development of employees. Throw you to the wolves training methods

    Advice to Management

    Listen


  2. Helpful (1)

    "A decent fresh-out-of-college job"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fundraising Coordinator in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Fundraising Coordinator in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    You are able to feel good about the end result of what you are working hard to do, and put a face to what you are doing. Interaction with families and volunteers is great, and your direct coworkers are generally pretty great. There are often fun events to get involved with and you get to have a presence in the community.

    Cons

    Highly political- once favorites are made, there is no changing them. Upper management has fierce demands, yet no advice, training or feedback to help employees develop those skills. Copious amounts of paperwork, micro managing, petty management, HR nightmare, no growth/development opportunities, low pay for a demanding job. Very antiquated and outdated views on business, marketing, development and sponsor interaction.

    Advice to Management

    Encourage employees to grow and develop on a professional and personal level. Aim to attract and retain employees- not just turn and burn them. Offer praise and kudos where applicable. Do not play favorites so obviously- especially when allowing said favorites to not pull their weight.

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