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"Too many politics, management distant from reality!"

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Former Employee - Technical Analyst in City of London, England (UK)
Former Employee - Technical Analyst in City of London, England (UK)
Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Goldman Sachs full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Access to the client from day one. Responsibility given from day one. Excellent canteen and on-site services such as dry-cleaning.

Cons

Too many jealous co-workers who will ruin your reputation with management by taking credit for work you have done. Management itself is too distant to realize who has performed what duties in any given week.

Advice to Management

Wake up! Take more interest in the relationships team-members have among each other. Know your team.

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    Former Employee - Vice President in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Vice President in Bengaluru (India)
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    Cons

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