William Blair
3.8 of 5 26 reviews
www.williamblair.com Chicago, IL 500 to 999 Employees

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Great place to work for analyst, banker, portfolio manager

Associate (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

Prosprivate ownership, culture, conservatiive, intelligent individuals, nice people, considerate

Consslow decision making, partnership makes all decisions based what maximizes their payout, support roles have little say in direction of firm

Advice to Senior Managementimprove communication, walk around and get to know the people in other departments, be friendlier

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Largest IB based in Chicago

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Chicago, IL

    I have been working at William Blair


    Pros: Very good work environment Great Internal Advancement and transfer opportunities Great Partnership… Cons: Not a very diverse environment Very conservative and lagging in technology… Advice to Senior Management: Focus on retaining your best workers Performance oriented compensation Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Never a truly bad day

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    Chicago, IL

    I worked at William Blair


    Pros: Blair is and has been historically a fine place to start and maintain a… Cons: If you're not a north shore protestant, you're not going to be in the inner… Advice to Senior Management: Get rid of the idiotic casual dress code. This isn't 2000.… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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