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Former Employee - Director  in  London, England (UK)
Former Employee - Director in London, England (UK)

I worked at Barclays full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Career options whilst the bank was in a growth phase (until 2007)

Cons

politics,mediocricity, fear, dont do anything remotely proactive

Advice to ManagementAdvice

stay on at whatever cost. It would be hard for you to find any other place for yourselves

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Great place to work

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Barclays full-time

    Pros

    Career opportunities. Steep learning curve

    Cons

    Too much changes now. Will need to see how the industry will move towards

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Good support network, diversified culture

    Current Employee - Analyst  in  Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Analyst in Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at Barclays full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Chance to work in a truly diversified working environment, good support provided by the managers. Learning is encouraged. Opportunities to interact with some of the brightest people in the industry.

    Cons

    Lack of direction at the moment, lack of transparency to junior staff. Long working hours are expected and a norm, depending on the team you are in.

    No opinion of CEO
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