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  1. "Valuable organizations"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Chicago Council on Global Affairs full-time

    Pros

    The Council's mission of promoting global engagement makes it feel good to work there. It's full of capable, passionate people doing interesting things, and the networking opportunities through events are hard to beat.

    Cons

    As a nonprofit, it doesn't pay junior staff well. There's probably some planned turnover. That's understandable. Sometimes the passion of the staff can lead to tension because everyone wants everything to be as good as possible, but they have competing visions.

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    The Chicago Council on Global Affairs2016-07-27

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  1. "Great Places to work at!"

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    Former Intern - Intern in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Chicago Council on Global Affairs for less than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment, Best place to work in Chicago to do research on public policy, amazing events

    Cons

    Fast Paced work rhythm on a daily basis

    The Chicago Council on Global Affairs2019-11-28
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Poor leadership and vision, staff morale spiraling downward as a result"

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    Former Employee - Director in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at The Chicago Council on Global Affairs full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    One of the only international affairs organizations in Chicago

    Cons

    Poor leadership demonstrated by senior management, especially the chief executive and chief operating officer, has led to a hollowing out of the organization. The organization lacks strategic vision and values.

    The Chicago Council on Global Affairs2019-11-16

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