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Muscular Dystrophy Association Overview

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Chicago, IL (US)
501 to 1000 employees
1950
Nonprofit Organization
Social Assistance
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
American Diabetes Association, American Cancer Society, JDRF
If you’re seeking to start or advance your career with a purpose, MDA is an employer that will enable you to #LiveUnlimited. MDA (Muscular Dystrophy Association) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with muscular ... Read more

Mission: MDA is leading the fight to free individuals — and the families who love them — from the harm of muscular dystrophy, ALS and related muscle-debilitating diseases that take away physical strength, independence and life. We use our collective strength to help ... Read more

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    "Working for MDC is challenging, rewarding and frustrating."

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    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Muscular Dystrophy Association full-time

    Pros

    Knowing that you are working to improve the lives of people living with muscular dystrophy is very satisfying.

    Cons

    Depending on which office you work in and who your immediate supervisor is, MDC has some issues around negative work environment.

    Advice to Management

    MDC needs to invest in a qualified, experienced dedicated HR manager to address some of the issues around poor job satisfaction and high employee turnover.

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Muscular Dystrophy Association photo of: Muscle Walk - Everyday freedoms like walking, hugging and even breathing are taken away from kids and adults with muscular dystrophy, ALS and related life-threatening diseases
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Muscular Dystrophy Association Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Muscular Dystrophy Association.

    Interview

    Long process over the course of 4 weeks or so, but nothing unusual or different about the actual interview content. Two phone interviews and then a face to face in the office.

    Interview Questions

    • Why are you the best candidate for this position?   3 Answers
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