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"Where's the Forrest? All these trees are in the way!"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Business Analyst in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Business Analyst in Chicago, IL
Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Great benefits.
To big to fail.
Vision for change.
Many good rank and file people.
Numerous Opportunities.
Every corporate culture is in there somewhere.
Once your established your financially set.

Cons

Inconsistent team management.
Profits transcend everything.
Pay and responsibilities don't align.
Death marches are a way of life.
Actual change is compliance driven.
Daily experience totally depends on who you work for.
Senior management clueless on how things actually work.
Priority is driven by what senior management is scrutinizing.
Ethics are preached but only really count if there is financial risk.
ADA is preached not practiced.

Advice to Management

Fear stifles good ideas from being shared.
A genius working for JPMC would retire an associate.
Don't hire the disabled to do jobs their disabilities prevent them from succeeding at.
Fear has turned the organization into a bunch of "yes men".
Have an open door for things other than compliance issues.
Your people really only cares about their bonuses.
Being a senior manager doesn't mean your ideas are good by definition.

Other Employee Reviews for J.P. Morgan

  1. "A good company for their clients, not for their employees."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Jersey City, NJ
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Jersey City, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J.P. Morgan full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The company has an impressive history and track record. Very good reputation and well respected.

    Cons

    The compensation can be relatively low, and the corporate culture is stuffy. You will rarely get words of encouragement or acknowledgement for a job well done.

    Advice to Management

    Take better care of your employees and don't be stingy.


  2. "Very good strong excellent experience"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Associate in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Associate in New York, NY

    I worked at J.P. Morgan full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Lots of good people and training

    Cons

    long hours and very large company

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work

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