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Updated January 4, 2018
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  • There's very little room for advancement and a lot of red tape (in 4 reviews)

  • There is a lot of red tape for absolutely everything that has to get done (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Rotaractor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rotary full-time

    Pros

    Service above self. That's all I need to say.

    Cons

    No problems. Great organization. Join now!


  2. "Membership Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Membership Specialist in Evanston, IL
    Former Employee - Membership Specialist in Evanston, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Rotary full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Organization attracts talented and creative professionals eager to make an impact.

    Cons

    There is little room for advancement, and the few women in upper management roles is sad and motivating.

    Advice to Management

    Take management classes. Empower your employees and invest in professional development.

  3. "IT Professional"

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    Current Employee - IT Professional in Evanston, IL
    Current Employee - IT Professional in Evanston, IL
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rotary full-time

    Pros

    The IT staff at the head quarters in Evanston are the best to work with.

    Cons

    Probably because of costs containment reasons, one has to wear a lot of hats and that could be frustrating and demoralizing.


  4. "Rotary Support Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Rotary full-time

    Pros

    Great Company to work for, good benefits

    Cons

    very selective in a job process, but once you in, you in.


  5. "Great Grass Roots but dysfunctional governance"

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    Former Employee - Chief Strategy in Evanston, IL
    Former Employee - Chief Strategy in Evanston, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rotary full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    A great commitment by all

    Cons

    Annual changeover too many priorities with too many cooks in the kitchen


  6. "Nice Place To Work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rotary full-time

    Pros

    Great People! Fantastic Mission! Benefits are great as well!

    Cons

    Changing leadership can sometimes make things a bit erratic. Organization needs to figure out if they want to be run like a for profit business or a non-profit. They sometimes get confused which type of organization they want to be.

    Advice to Management

    Never forget your mission statement and why people joined Rotary.


  7. "Great Compnay to Work For"

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    Former Employee - Data Relations Assistant in Evanston, IL
    Former Employee - Data Relations Assistant in Evanston, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Rotary full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, team oriented. Many long time staffers still work there. Great company to work for.

    Cons

    Promotion is limited, but very possible as long as it is recognized.

  8. "Rotary International is a great not-for-profit organization which makes the world better."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    You are doing the great job and get payed for it. It is worldwide known company. You are always surround surround by interesting intelligent people.

    Cons

    There are not very large potential for career development, but since it's not really important for you, that is ok.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Accounting Profssional"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Rotary full-time

    Pros

    great benefits for full time staff

    Cons

    Certain managers play favorites and do not treat all staff same

    Advice to Management

    Appreciate your staff. They have great expertise.


  10. "Assessment"

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    Current Employee - Executive Director in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Executive Director in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Rotary full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great and broad spectrum of duties and tasks

    Cons

    growth not really existant at this point

    Advice to Management

    keep it up


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