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"Barclays"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Personal Banker in Manchester, England (UK)
Current Employee - Personal Banker in Manchester, England (UK)
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Barclays full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Great people, Powerful company, Good benefits, Plush buildings, Get rewarded well at times, Secure job

Cons

Not enough emphasis and time on personal development, Reducing bonus's, A lot of competition for vacancies.

Advice to Management

Spend a little more time on personal development, Don't cut bonus's for those people that have had nothing to do with the recent scandals.

Other Employee Reviews for Barclays

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    good people w good attitudes

    Cons

    uncertainty with management changes underway


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Too much work, too little learning"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Noida (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Noida (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Barclays full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Very rich talent pool and variety of work done offshore.

    Cons

    -Poor work life balance
    -Too much work too little learning; projects have very tight timelines and unrealistic expectations. Little focus on the quality of the output
    -Onshore team does not believe in sharing information. Enough thought and time not given before initiating projects which leads to a lot of rework.
    -The culture is not very great for professional learning and growth

    Advice to Management

    -Should be more open to feedback and be more approachable
    -Should try to create an environment which fosters learning and sharing of knowledge

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