American Express

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Great experience

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Account Manager in Dallas, TX
Current Employee - Account Manager in Dallas, TX

I have been working at American Express

Pros

The people and ovearall benefits

Cons

Mid managment are not well liked. They tend to micromanage their staff and also need to get better training and skills.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

spend more time and money in training

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    high expectations, low return on opportunity for innovation

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Lead Programmer Analyst in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Lead Programmer Analyst in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at American Express

    Pros

    Benefits, smart interesting co-workers, flexible work/family life schedule and dress code, telecomuting.

    Cons

    Highly politicized, too afraid to venture out of the blue box and everyone afraid to speak up about it

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Offshoring jobs to India was not such a great idea when you had plenty of qualified USA citizens

    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    The typical "corporate America" work environment, with lots of layers in mgmt and lag times to get ideas implemented.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I worked at American Express

    Pros

    work life balance is unmatched
    tons of MBAs

    Cons

    very "corporate America"
    lag times to get ideas implemented

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    see above

    No opinion of CEO
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