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Accounting/Finance

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Charles Schwab

Recommends
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Diversity, great senior mgmt, work balance

Cons

Frequent turnover, re-organization, and re-location of business units

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    Review of work environment

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Charles Schwab

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    I really can't think of anything.

    Cons

    Very competitive environment, especially among senior management. They focus on impressing each other as opposed to customer service. Management points fingers instead of taking responsibility in order to make themselves look good. Employees are expected to work long hours, including weekends, and pay is below average for the industry. Company culture is very stiff and employees are always nervous about losing their jobs.

    Advice to Management

    Executives should carefully review mid-high level management results to ensure they benefit customers, as opposed to their own reputations, and ratings/salary levels should reflect that goal. High performing employees should not be penalized if they lose clients through no fault of their own. Management needs to invest in employee training, coaching, and mentoring.


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    Cell center sweat shop

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    Former Employee - Broker in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Broker in Phoenix, AZ

    I worked at Charles Schwab full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    the building is clean and has good location in phoenix

    Cons

    too many things to list, too much negativity that this post would get deleted, don't even bother. No loyalty to loyal employees.

    Advice to Management

    you guys are going to be screwed in 10-15 years but by then you'll be gone so who cares.


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