BlackRock
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www.blackrock.com New York, NY 5000+ Employees

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Changing project environment

Director (Current Employee)
London, England (UK)

ProsGlobal mobility
Small (compared to competitors)

ConsAutocratic > despotic
Slightly chaotic
Everyone involved in everything

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to loosen the reins a little

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    I gave BlackRock a chance, but it remains dreadful

    Vice President (Current Employee)
    London, England (UK)

    I have been working at BlackRock


    Pros: BlackRock is the biggest fund manager on the block, so it has the potential for… Cons: Working in the business may be better, but London IT is a sorry department to be in. Decent senior managers are like needles in a… Advice to Senior Management: Let talented people make their own decisions. Learn how to plan ahead. If you are moving 2500 staff to a new building and changing operating… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Very Positive

    Vice President (Current Employee)

    I have been working at BlackRock


    Pros: Working with smartestr people in the industry Cons: IT is behind other firms Advice to Senior Management: Keep up thje good work Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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