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Former Employee - Research Assistant  in  Boston, MA
Former Employee - Research Assistant in Boston, MA

I worked at Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Pros

The fed has a great work environment . You are surrounded by and able to learn from brilliant people.

Cons

Really a 2/3 year position with not great opportunities to continue without graduate school

Advice to ManagementAdvice

None, wonderful academic environment. Flexible work hours.

Recommends
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Other Reviews for Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

  1.  

    A good company to build resume for a few years

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    • Senior Management
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    Current Employee - Analyst  in  Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Analyst in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

    Pros

    + high name recongition
    + good exposure to importnat issues
    + relatively good compensation, very good work-life balance
    + generally a good group of people throughout the Bank
    + generally positive attitude toward employees

    Cons

    - lacks growth potential within the Bank
    - sometimes hierarchy could be felt
    - could be over-cautious at times when dealing with emerging issues

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    + provide more growth potential, especially for young talents if you want them to stay
    + reduce hierarchical structure
    + create rotational programs within the Bank to allow cross-exposure

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    The FRB of Boston is an exciting, progressive place to work.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant.  in  Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant. in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

    Pros

    Fair compensation, real opportunity for advancement, excellent benefits, highly educated staff, employees with many years of experience with the Fed system. Easy access to very high levels of management within the Bank. Company is well-recognized throughout the Nation. Executive management is honest with staff about how company is perceived in the public eye. Opportunity to be a public servant. Management shares with staff detailed information about how they can improve their workplace habits, and how to move up in the company.

    Cons

    Hours can be long. Public perception of the Bank can be negative.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be sure to always take time to recognize all of the talents that your staff possess.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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