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Great place to work but many false promises and quirky management.

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Former Employee - Underwriter  in  Houston, TX
Former Employee - Underwriter in Houston, TX

I worked at Amegy Corporation full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great place to learn and gain experience. Learning and development courses keep employees up to date.

Cons

If manager doesn't go to bat for you during bonus time, you could find yourself without. Annual compensation raises average between 1-3%. Promotions are based on tenure at company and not work output. Very political work environment where other employees will not hesitate to throw you under the bus to move ahead. Managers would prefer you be at your desk for 8+ hours a day doing nothing rather than work output and performance. Younger employees with less experience work harder than more senior level employees. Micro-management is a big negative and upper level management would rather delegate work than do it themselves. Managers promise employees things that never materialize.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

With older more seasoned employees working longer, its increasingly difficult for younger employees to move up in the company. Not everyone is meant to manage and lead other employees. It seems many managers are where they are because of how long they have been with the company. New employees hired with same job title should not make $20,000 more a year than similar employee with significantly more experience.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Former Employee - Teller II  in  Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Teller II in Houston, TX

    I worked at Amegy Corporation full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    They had Flexible Hours to fit my schedule.

    Cons

    the pay was too low.

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    Treat your Employees Better

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Worked as an intern under great management. I updated and edited credit reports for management in loan review weekly.

    Former Employee - Corporate Banking Intern  in  Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Corporate Banking Intern in Houston, TX

    I worked at Amegy Corporation full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great company culture. Perks of working in banking are the numerous holidays that you can get off of work easily.

    Cons

    Work load may seem slightly overwhelming compared to compensation. Sometimes approaching upper management my be intimidating.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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