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Helpful (2)

Fortress is a great place to grow

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY
Current Employee - Associate in New York, NY

I have been working at Fortress Investment Group full-time (Less than a year)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Firm is increasing its AUM

Cons

Hierarchical, though people say it is not. Hard to get promoted Firm grew too fast too quickly Lack of IT infrastructure

Advice to Management

Reward your people.

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  1. Helpful (2)

    Great money, but where did my soul go?

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Irving, TX
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Irving, TX

    I have been working at Fortress Investment Group full-time (More than 5 years)

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    MONEY, bonuses etc. Great access to the latest technology. Company spares no expense to do things efficiently.

    Cons

    Long hours, cut-throat corporate environment, lack of civic responsibility. Not family-friendly.

    Advice to Management

    Money isn't everything.


  2. Like the people, but excessive turnover

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Analyst in New York, NY

    I worked at Fortress Investment Group

    No opinion of CEO
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Reasonably flexible investment approach, people willing to get creative. There are a number of very smart individuals, not all, but most.

    Cons

    A little unstable, can make jerky reactions to markets and major strategic changes based on temporary market conditions. I was satisfied with my pay package but have heard from a lot of people who weren't.

    Advice to Management

    Make it a more consistent environment. Turnover is a killer for a business like this, keep your strongest performing employees, don't lose them over a few dollars of comp, continue to prune the weeds like you do.


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