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"Busey has it's quirks but so do most places."

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Former Employee - Teller
Former Employee - Teller
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No opinion of CEO

Pros

First Busey is a good company. They might have been a little too overreaching with their loan portfolio but it is a solid company. Busey offers a lot of training and making sure that you understand your job as well as others in the bank.

Cons

The major downside to Busey is it is a community bank that thinks it can alienate other markets because it is based in Champaign, IL. There are other branches and markets that seem to putter along with no real growth and so if you aren't in Champaign, you might as well not exist.

Advice to Management

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Other Employee Reviews for First Busey

  1. "The work at the company was not very satisfying or rewarding."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    There is a very flat organization structure and its a small division for wealth management. This means that you get a lot of responsibilities right away.

    Cons

    Informal structure means that you do not have a defined assignment at times nor specific performance measures. Work is sometimes very meaningless and arbitrary.

    Advice to Management

    There needs to be performance appraisals and more set work. There is no information on daily responsibilities or the impact of work done.


  2. "Service Excellence"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Champaign, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Champaign, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at First Busey full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company with a terrific culture. Growing organization which offers a rewarding challenge to folks who are looking to contribute. 150 Yr old organization which still feels young at heart and optimistic about where the company can go. Sr. Management accessible and willing to hear where there is room for improvement and will act on it. Great group of people who deeply care about the 4 pillars (Associates, Customers, Share Holders, Community) of the company, it is not just lip service.

    Cons

    Healthcare benefits have room for improvement.

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