NewStar Financial

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Humbling

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  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at NewStar Financial

Pros

-Environment
-401K
-Flexibility
-Expansion of knowledge and learning from others

Cons

-Pay Grade
-Hours, stay because "others" are staying
-Communication from Upper Management is lacking

No opinion of CEO

5 Other Employee Reviews for NewStar Financial (View Most Recent)

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    Little to no training, no attention to professional development, unhappy employees

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at NewStar Financial

    Pros

    ability to take on significant work loads, learning by doing, exposure to middle market private equity, a few great people at director, MD level

    Cons

    little to no communication between management and employees, while benefits are stellar attention to employee careers and well-being seem non-existent

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Good Place to Work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Operations Loan Analyst in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Operations Loan Analyst in Boston, MA

    I worked at NewStar Financial

    Pros

    -Friendly and open environment
    -Great people
    -Relaxed atmosphere
    -Good communication, feedback and evaluation

    Cons

    -Difficult to advance and transfer between departments
    -Work can be monotonous
    -Sometimes there is a lot of work and at times you can spend weeks checking your facebook account
    -Lack of interest in employee training

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Overall, I think the top management was doing a good job. I wish there were more opportunities to learn and acquire new skills.

    Approves of CEO
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