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High standards; slow decision making

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Wilmington, DE
Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Wilmington, DE
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Capital One full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Expectations of individual performance are very high and are reflected in the quality of work produced. Work environment is highly competitive, magnifying the level of effort given ny associates. Mobility between roles is openly discussed and encouraged.

Cons

Highly bureaucratic structure results in excess deliberation over high impact projects creating huge lags in decision making process.

Advice to Management

Trust the intuition of your business and much more meaningful work will get some

Other Employee Reviews for Capital One

  1. Helpful (3)

    Not what they claim to be

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Service Coor
    Former Employee - Senior Service Coor
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Capital One full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Small increase in salary when they bought out the old company

    Cons

    Very corporate....claimed that they would not be making major changes but that lasted only a few month. Have their own way of doing things and they do not deviate from if. They even have their on vocabulary and terms that the use and would send out terms and words for you to learn and use


  2. Very sound company with the right intentions, but too much red tape

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Director in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Capital One full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Very sound business strategy; smart employees; Exec Mgmt. puts their money where their mouth is in supporting key initiatives; strategic and operational focus is on long term objectives, not just the next quarter's numbers

    Cons

    Very process oriented, decision making is slow due to highly matrixed org structure, pay is very formula driven, org structure is bloated

    Advice to Management

    Streamline decision making and strategy ownership to enable quicker decision making and time to market


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