“Tremendous opportunities to make a positive impact on the customer, the company, and the community. ”
- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Career Opportunities
I have been working at First National of NebraskaRecommendsApproves of CEORecommendsApproves of CEO
-Private company with access to senior management and ownership
-Excellent brand recognition in major markets
-Opportunity to gain broad and deep experience across functions and segments
-Strongest capital position in the history of the company
-Tough regulatory environment with increasingly difficult standards
-Independent operating companies do not yet fully leverage opportunities for synergy although significant progress has been made
Advice to Management
Many strides have been made to bring the company closer to a unified vision, strategy, and operating company. However, we have a long way to go here and two things must improve for us to achieve our full potential-1) Improved clarity and coordination of communication, and 2) Leveraging and retaining our most talented people for our most significant opportunities.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- No OfferPositive ExperienceDifficult InterviewNo OfferPositive ExperienceDifficult Interview
I applied online. The process took 2+ months – interviewed at First National of Nebraska (Omaha, NE) in May 2010.
It was a phone interview it lasted 20 minute the questions were mainly about my experience such as Why did you apply at First National of Nebraska, What would you do if we have missing data?
Midwest is best for First National of Nebraska, one of the largest privately owned bank holding companies in the US. It is the parent of about 10 western and midwestern banks, including First National Bank of Omaha, First National Bank (Colorado), First National Bank (South Dakota), First National Bank Southwest in Texas, and Illinois-based Castle Bank. All told, the company has more than 90 banking locations in seven states that offer deposits, loans, credit cards, and other traditional banking services for individuals and businesses alike, with an emphasis on...