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It's a paycheck, not much more.

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Vice President in New York, NY
Current Employee - Vice President in New York, NY

I have been working at Guggenheim Partners full-time (More than 3 years)

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

Pros

Management is making some improvements, trying to make it better, adding a gym, trying to grow the place out. Most people are friendly. Brand new office location, convenient to grand central. Full kitchen with free drinks and coffee all day. Occasional free gourmet food.

Cons

Under compensated or market rate at best, morale pretty bad, its seems only the profit generating employees get treated ok, if your not a salesman, trader or banker then you pretty much don't exist in the eyes of management. Not a lot of opportunity to advance if you are support type staff (admin, ops, risk, IT, etc.). Just consider yourself a "nobody".

Many managers have been there too long and probably need to move on. They have a hard time retaining employees. You get the sense that a lot of people took a job there because they had no where else to go. It doesn't seem like its a "first choice" place for anyone.

Advice to Management

Try to be friendly with ALL employees, not just your "money makers". Spend some time actually getting to know what your employees are frustrated about. The constant revolving door is not helping the firms image. Hire the right people for the right reasons in the first place and maybe there will be less of an exodus.

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  1. One of the best places to work!!!

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I have been working at Guggenheim Partners as an intern (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great company. Great culture and very helpful and supportive people.

    Cons

    So far I have not come across any negatives of working here. Will update in the future if need be.


  2. Awesome

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Intern in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Intern in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Guggenheim Partners (More than a year)

    Pros

    great company that all should bow down to

    Cons

    Colleague left after 2 weeks - F-!

    Advice to Management

    Stay cool


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