Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

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Good environment to work in

Former Employee - Mssb Intern in New York, NY
Former Employee - Mssb Intern in New York, NY

I worked at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney as an intern (less than an year)

Pros

The name and coworkers are very nice

Cons

Amount of responsibility given to an intern is small.

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    Morgan Stanley Smith Barney Internship

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Mssb Intern in Mount Laurel, NJ
    Former Employee - Mssb Intern in Mount Laurel, NJ

    I worked at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    - Worked closely with a big investment management team and senior Financial Advisors
    - Observed how a successful financial advisory business was run.
    - Exposed to professional market analysis and insight
    - Built relationships with excellent coworkers
    - Developed excellent sales skills through cold calling

    Cons

    - Did not get the exposure to the analytics of investing as I would have liked.
    - Did not have the opportunity to make investment recommendations for the investment portfolio.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have a program more focused on educating the intern about how to analyze the market and make investment decisions.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Overall positive experience, however very demanding commitment required

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Executive Director in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Executive Director in New York, NY

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Challenging. Learn a lot. Good people to work with. Intellectually stimulating.

    Cons

    Hard to maintain a work / life balance. Demanding work commitment. Long hours and weekends required.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus on the people in addition to the financials. Celebrate accomplishments and ensure that those that worked hard on merging MS and SB are aware of Sr managements appreciation of all that they have done and continue to do.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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