First Busey

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at First Busey full-time

Pros

Great culture love the people

Cons

Limited advancement, great pace to start a career

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  1.  

    Good way to boost resume and gain transferable skills

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    Current Employee - Intern
    Current Employee - Intern

    I have been working at First Busey

    Pros

    -Talented people in the investment arena
    -Learn a lot of transferable business skills
    -Resume builder
    -Can lead to full-time offer
    -Good networking opportunities

    Cons

    -Pay is lower
    -Sometimes work is not challenging (menial tasks)
    -Work to do during the day is sometimes limited
    -Employee time efficiency could be better

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Allow interns and students to work in various departments of Busey (rotational program?). This includes loans, investments, and retail. It would help them see what their interests are if they intend on continuing a career with banking.

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  2.  

    Busey has it's quirks but so do most places.

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    Former Employee - Teller
    Former Employee - Teller

    I worked at First Busey

    Pros

    First Busey is a good company. They might have been a little too overreaching with their loan portfolio but it is a solid company. Busey offers a lot of training and making sure that you understand your job as well as others in the bank.

    Cons

    The major downside to Busey is it is a community bank that thinks it can alienate other markets because it is based in Champaign, IL. There are other branches and markets that seem to putter along with no real growth and so if you aren't in Champaign, you might as well not exist.

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    Recommends
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