Calamos Asset Management - a place to just stay in neutral | Glassdoor
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"a place to just stay in neutral"

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Former Employee - Software Developer in Naperville, IL
Former Employee - Software Developer in Naperville, IL
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

not a lot pressure to get work done, good work and life balance, good benefits, free lunches, if you aren't an agressive employee its a good place for you

Cons

sr. management doesn't pay much attention to employees, think they are a technology firm when they have 1980's technology, Who the heck uses Foxpro anymore? lots of dinosaurs roaming the aisles

Advice to Management

trust your employess, they know more than you think, you grew too fast, and don't get into business your don't know about, i.e. real estate and restaurants

Other Employee Reviews for Calamos Asset Management

  1. "headline"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mutual Fund Accountant in Naperville, IL
    Former Employee - Mutual Fund Accountant in Naperville, IL
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good hours and good compensation

    Cons

    Poor management and unfairly treat employees

    Advice to Management

    Need to treat employees better


  2. Helpful (3)

    "Stay Away!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Naperville, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Naperville, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexibility with work/life balance. Free lunch each day. Covered parking. Good vacation policy and 401k match/profit sharing. Upscale work environment.

    Cons

    Very political. Not everyone is treated fairly. Performance reviews are often very late, sometimes up to a year late. Senior management seems afraid of John Calamos. They are not empowered to make decisions.

    Advice to Management

    Stop micro managing your senior management. You pay them a lot of money. Let them do their jobs.

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