Peace Corps

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Great place to intern

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Peace Corps

Pros

Interned with a fun, young team. Friendly environment and great location. Work with a lot of returned Peace Corps volunteers so everyone has stories to share.

Cons

Day-to-day tasks for interns tended to be repetitive. Would have been nice to work on larger projects. Although not a problem for interns, the turnover rate is high due to office policy so don't expect to stay for the long-term.

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    Municipal Development

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Peace Corps full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Working for the Peace Corps gives you the opportunity to gain valuable experience working internationally as well as proficiency in another language. The flexibility in working hours and ability to determine the focus of my work were major benefits. The job also gives you a sense of contributing to society.

    Cons

    After gaining perspective from two years of working and living in another country, the value of individual projects may seem diminished in the context of the developmental progress of the country as a whole. There was frustration over the instability of job and projects

    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Mexico is a step away from Paradise

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    Current Employee - Strategy and Finance Advisor in Querétaro, Querétaro (Mexico)
    Current Employee - Strategy and Finance Advisor in Querétaro, Querétaro (Mexico)

    I have been working at Peace Corps full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Working with professionals
    Always something to do to help
    Fun people and pretty girls
    Good food and other activities always coming along

    Cons

    Having to be all spiffy when the front office arrives; really not a bad thing but need to get two twenty words.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stay out of the way: do not think for it will weaken the team. Send all the bullies packing straight away.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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