Skidmore College - Good place if 40 hrs/week and benefits are what you care about | Glassdoor
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"Good place if 40 hrs/week and benefits are what you care about"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Advancement Office
Current Employee - Advancement Office
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great benefits
Some managers are wonderful
Not stressful
Once you are in you are in for life

Cons

No innovation
Red tape and politics everywhere
A lot of the VPs can't manage people
No pay for performance

Advice to Management

You need people who know how to manage people, start a merit based raise program, don't allow employees who are behind the times on their skill sets maintain status quo

Other Employee Reviews for Skidmore College

  1. "Great place to work - not much room for growth"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Non Faculty Professional Postion
    Former Employee - Non Faculty Professional Postion
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Skidmore is a nice community, both for students and staff. It is easy to feel part of the team at Skidmore, and to be proud of the work you do and Skidmore's role in the community.

    Cons

    Not a lot of room for job growth at Skidmore. Faculty positions may be different, but professional staff don't have much room for movement.


  2. "Positive environment embarrassingly low pay"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Community like atmosphere
    Purposeful leadership
    strong work life balance

    Cons

    low pay
    little to no growth potential

    Advice to Management

    Recognize and use the talents of your staff

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