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"The pay was great, politics were awful."

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Current Employee - Director in Richmond, VA
Current Employee - Director in Richmond, VA

Pros

Benefits, Flexible Schedule, Compensation, Contract agreement, Trying to bring in new people with new ideas

Cons

Favoritism and office politics by management and colleagues, Cliques based on ethnicity and age, Not open to new ideas, Same old people doing the same old thing, expecting different results, consistent overturn in management, Management lacks the experience to be successful

Advice to Management

Apply rules fairly and avoid showing favortism

Other Employee Reviews for Virginia Education Association

  1. "used to be a "family" environment but is becoming less so due to tension between staff, the board and management"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    work under collective bargaining contract, job security, excellent benefits particularly the pension, extremely generous leave, flexibility, autonomy, working for good cause

    Cons

    frozen salaries, low morale, geographic area makes it difficult to connect with colleagues, potential layoffs

    Advice to Management

    Quit tearing down staff to board members - it may make you popular now but in the long run it will damage the organization. Walk the talk - we are a union so act like it.

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