United Way - Great stepping stone in career path (CA area) | Glassdoor
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"Great stepping stone in career path (CA area)"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Dynamic and meaningful work
Coworkers who care about each other and community
Opportunity for personal development

Cons

Uneven quality to staff in terms of competence
Management on conservative, risk adverse side
Not enough diversity in staff

Advice to Management

Make the tough decision on poor staff so others don't burnout. Pay entry level staff a bit more to get better people. Diversify board, staff and organization, community will benefit from different ideas, approaches and styles. The work demands it

Other Employee Reviews for United Way

  1. "Steeped in tradition, unprofessional and not collaborative"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Good work life balance that offers a flexible schedule

    Cons

    Organization is not structured to support collaboration; Almost seems to discourage it
    Many people have been there or in non-profit a long time, sometimes making them seem complacent or even lazy
    Some of the senior leadership are often closed-minded to new ways of doing things

    Advice to Management

    Make the right tough decisions to upgrade the talent when necessary
    Learn how to cultivate good people and get rid of the bad


  2. "Great for First Professional Job"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Roanoke, VA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Roanoke, VA
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Networking, Relationship Building, Skill Building

    Cons

    Limited Opportunity for Internal Advancement,

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