Fifth Third - Beware of severe Micro Managing(at least in Northern Michigan) | Glassdoor
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"Beware of severe Micro Managing(at least in Northern Michigan)"

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Former Employee - Financial Center Manager in Traverse City, MI
Former Employee - Financial Center Manager in Traverse City, MI
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Fifth Third full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Really great place to learn. Lots of opportunities to move up as employee retention is extremely low.

Cons

In Northern Michigan the average branch manager last two years. During my three years spent as branch manager, there were not any branches in the Traverse City area to keep the same manager on average most had three different managers. If you can adapt to micro-managing and feeling as your supervisor does not trust you, this is the right company for you.

Advice to Management

Do something about problems, rather than just move them around. Recognize trends and deal with them. I truly believe Fifth Third is a great company to work for, but the experience I had, I would not suggest any hire in the retail area of Northern Michigan

Other Employee Reviews for Fifth Third

  1. "Friendly working environment"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Customer Service Representative in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Senior Customer Service Representative in Columbus, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Fifth Third part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly working environment, job security,

    Cons

    sales goals not attainable in certain markets

    Advice to Management

    Give training to employees when implementing new strategies instead of e-learnings.


  2. "I enjoyed working here very much"

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    Current Employee - Associate Portfolio Manager in Dayton, OH
    Current Employee - Associate Portfolio Manager in Dayton, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Salary, Job tasks,
    It was a pretty great place to work. I would love to work there again.

    Cons

    Lack of Flexibility in Scheduling
    There really weren't too many. I think they should have paid for parking or at least gave a monthly stipend.

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