This employer provided me with my first chance to supervise several employees, and I appreciated the opportunity. Although I had the education, I did not have the experience, but I gained a lot of it on-the-job. I learned so much about the various Latino cultures, gained a lot of compassion for the elderly population we served, and mastered my Spanish. - more... I was able to manage my staff of supervisors effectively, and at the same time, gain their respect and admiration. To this day, I am still in contact with 3 of them and we meet regularly.
The workplace culture took a little getting used it; ... - less
ProsI had a great staff and gained a lot of experience
ConsFavoritism and nepotism on the part of management