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"A great experience - lot of personal and professional growth"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Director, Marketing in New York, NY
Former Employee - Director, Marketing in New York, NY
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great people, great career growth opportunities

Cons

Compensation should be more in line with comparable firms.

Advice to Management

Keep up the great work and innovation.

Other Employee Reviews for American Express

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    "Marketing"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at American Express full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance
    Vacation time
    Strong Senior Leadership

    Cons

    Office politics
    Constant changes to organizational structure
    Healthcare benefits
    Passive Aggressive Environment

    Advice to Management

    Should place greater emphasis on peer to peer reviews into the year end review.


  2. "Good place to work if money isn't your #1 goal"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Director in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Marketing Director in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good opportunity to shape your own career
    Decent work/life balance, although it's been declining recently
    The company is filled with really smart people

    Cons

    Who you know is more important than what you know
    Salaries are significantly lower than other similar businesses (i.e. Chase or Citi)
    Technology-wise, the company feels very old.

    Advice to Management

    Spend more to upgrade your systems. It may not help the stock price in the short term, but it definitely will have beneficial effects in the longer term.


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