Lehman Brothers
3.5 of 5 178 reviews
www.lehman.com New York, NY 6 to 15 Employees

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Assistant Vice President (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at Lehman Brothers full-time for more than 8 years

ProsGreat company and culture. people were very smart and approachable

ConsDisparity in salaries. There was no consistency at all. TDP growth was slow and had wired HR rules about how much salary bounce one could get.

Advice to Senior Managementwish Lehman was still around

– I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Challenging work environment but working with professionals of high calibre

Senior Analyst (Former Employee)
New York, NY

I worked at Lehman Brothers full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: Many resources available to employees both professional and personal. Cons: Though working environment. Especially tight on budget and expenses. Advice to Senior Management: Less arrogance would help. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great growth until the eventual collapse

Network Engineer (Former Employee)
Jersey City, NJ

I worked at Lehman Brothers full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: Cutting edge when it comes to technology. Used to be some great people to… Cons: We all know how this story ended. As the company grew, employees needs mattered less and less. It became a numbers game and… Advice to Senior Management: Treat your employees with respect and they will respect you… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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