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Learning experience on how to deal with a micro manager.

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA

I worked at First Republic (CA)

Pros

Great team of engineers. The engineers have a passion for what they do and they do it well!

Cons

Unsupportive upper management. Lack of trust between upper management and middle level manager.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Listen to your team!

Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

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    Allergic to formal processes

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    Former Employee - Project Analyst  in  San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Project Analyst in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at First Republic (CA)

    Pros

    Located in SF financial district (Market Street, SF)
    Teams pull together
    There are many talented employees in IT

    Cons

    There is little project management discipline, schedules slip weekly
    Project managers are powerless, out of the loop
    Understaffed IT employees work long hours
    Projects are initiated long before scope and costs are understood

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work with project managers and empower them to enforce project management methods.

    Approves of CEO
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    Unique corporate structure-- every client loves FRB service!

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA

    I worked at First Republic (CA)

    Pros

    -Great team! Lots of co-worker support.
    -Sense of pride.
    -Service is really appreciated.
    -Support for personal development ventures.
    -Flat hierarchy.

    Cons

    -SF corporate office is great, but the branches are small, so you have to be prepared to work in a small office. (Some may see this as a pro)
    -Structured and sometimes monotonous work days.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    -More feedback mechanisms should be in place.
    -There should be more available information on pursuing certifications and business training and how to gain sponsorships.

    Recommends
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