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Former Employee - Help Desk in Washington, DC (US)
Former Employee - Help Desk in Washington, DC (US)

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

Pros

Diversity. You get to meet people from all across the united states. This makes the work place such an enjoyable place. Opportunities for international travel to field offices is also a benefit of working at Peace Corps.

Cons

Some people are lazy, especially in the field offices. They give the peace corps such a bad name. The organisation should filter out volunteers without a strong sense of purpose. This will improve the image of the organisation

Advice to ManagementAdvice

increase diversity of the recruits

Disapproves of CEO

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    A great experience to live and learn about other cultures and people

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    Former Employee - Small Business Development Advisor in Itzer (Morocco)
    Former Employee - Small Business Development Advisor in Itzer (Morocco)

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

    Pros

    -Learn a new Language
    -A lot of free time
    -the feeling of actually helping people

    Cons

    -A lot of free time
    -Sometimes hard to find work if language skills are not that great

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    It would be beneficial to have better cultural training.

    Recommends
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    Best Life Experience You Can Get

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    Former Employee - Agriculture Volunteer in Port-Vila (Vanuatu)
    Former Employee - Agriculture Volunteer in Port-Vila (Vanuatu)

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

    Pros

    Full Benefits and the opportunity to travel and see the world for free. There's also a great sense of fulfillment and accomplishment that you don't get at a lot of other employers.

    Cons

    Can be somewhat isolated and communication can be spotty.

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