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day in day out grind

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Current Employee - Registered Representative  in  Austin, TX
Current Employee - Registered Representative in Austin, TX

I have been working at Charles Schwab full-time for less than a year

Pros

Pleasant Atmosphere
Good Coworkers
Acceptable Compensation
Excellent location

Cons

Constant micromanagement
Grind all day to keep your stats up
Inbound calls that never stop

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Don't let being understaffed become the new normal- hire more people or lose the ones you have. Current workload on employees is unsustainable, people have been dropping like flies the last few months to go somewhere better.

Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Committed to Customers - restrictive culture

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    Former Employee - Human Resources  in  San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Human Resources in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Charles Schwab as a contractor for more than a year

    Pros

    Absolute dedication to it's clients
    Always ask "is this the right thing to do for our customers" before making business decisions
    Very high integrity from top down

    Cons

    Very slow moving
    Beauracratic
    Sr. HR leadership is more concerned with their own careers than those of employees.
    quiet

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Foster Innovation from the bottom up more

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Registered Rep is a good entry level opportunity.

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    Former Employee - Registered Representative  in  Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Registered Representative in Phoenix, AZ

    I worked at Charles Schwab full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good company, good benefits, good entry level position for someone looking to get in investments or to become a financial advisor.

    Cons

    Pay is not very good, at least as a registered representative. Some questionable management/supervisor selections.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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