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"Stanford - Pay Attention to Your Staff"

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Former Employee - Analyst
Former Employee - Analyst
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Overall it is a stimulating intellectual environment where there is a lot of neat research, scientific development, advanced education, and cultural / community events.

Cons

Faculty and executives are treated differently than staff. They get high pay and some lucrative perks that are not available to staff. There is a disconnect between management and staff; some managers are not in tune with what their staff do.

Advice to Management

Pay is the best way to recognize and reward the staff that run your departments and programs. Low and zero pay increases are big dis-motivators. Eliminating one high level administrator position can save half-a-dozen staff jobs.

Other Employee Reviews for Stanford University

  1. "clinical research"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Everyone is driven, hard working, and intelligent.

    Cons

    Different departments do not communicate to well. This results in scheduling mishaps and frustrated patients.

    Advice to Management

    Try to create a more cohesive work environment. Encourage people to work together, to go above and beyond their job description.


  2. "Excellent place to work."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    If you're teaching, you have to work 80 hours a week. But they can be any 80 hours you want.

    Cons

    All the construction has made it difficult to find parking. Other than that, no complaints. Food is good, weather is good, maximum freedom.

    Advice to Management

    Only thought: stop eliminating so much parking. If you must eliminate parking, make the shuttles run more frequently back and forth.

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