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"Consultant"

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Former Contractor - Consultant in Washington, DC
Former Contractor - Consultant in Washington, DC
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No opinion of CEO

I worked at The World Bank as a contractor (More than 3 years)

Pros

very challenging work
smart colleagues
excellent cafeteria

Cons

bureaucratic approval processes
managers travel all the time

Other Employee Reviews for The World Bank

  1. "International Development"

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    Current Employee - Program Assistant in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Program Assistant in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good benefits, lots of exposure to intellectuals

    Cons

    No sense of career growth--solely a pool of knowledge, not career movement, work life balance

    Advice to Management

    Take young professionals seriously.


  2. "Very good learning experience in development but extremely demanding!"

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    Current Employee - Extended Term Consultant in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Extended Term Consultant in Washington, DC
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at The World Bank full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    good learning, smart people around, travel, direct work with the government

    Cons

    extremely demanding, no work life balance, All ''Type A" personality, turf battle.

    Advice to Management

    Work Life Balance!!!

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