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Edward Jones has enabled me to help many people and to create a wonderful life for my family

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - General Partner
Current Employee - General Partner
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Edward Jones full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Build your own professional practice, create client relationships, be your own boss

Cons

if you cannot manage yourself, or if you need to be regularly supervised in order to be productive then you will not be successful.

Advice to Management

Remember that your people are your most valuable asset

Other Employee Reviews for Edward Jones

  1. strong corporate cultural and training

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - BOA Branch Office Administrator in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - BOA Branch Office Administrator in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Edward Jones full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    * they are generous in hiring salespeople * the training is quite useful * working environment and equipment is above average * compensation and benefit is a little better than other FI

    Cons

    * they can not keep people * conflicts between different branches/salespeople * corporate cultural is too conservative * limited products and service compare to other FI

    Advice to Management

    stop training salespeople for other FI


  2. Great peers to work with. Excellent training program. Good support from managment

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Port Coquitlam, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Port Coquitlam, BC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Edward Jones full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great opportunity to work independently, and enjoy the benefits of your own hard work. You meet great people in all aspects of the company. Peer support and mentoring are part of the corporate culture and you will quickly find your niche if you pay close attention to your chosen business region.

    Cons

    Long hours. Hard work. Self-care is mandatory = Make it part of your personal schedule. Some limitations can seem ill-informed but are actually there to maintain simplicity and transparency in an industry that can be seen to be ill-informed or immoral. No one ever got into trouble keeping things simple.

    Advice to Management

    Appropriately certified, or informed, individuals should be given more latitude to 'test' access to specific markets - with informed consent.


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