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"Strong company but hard to get started in industry - very little support"

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Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Albany, NY
Former Employee - Financial Advisor in Albany, NY
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

strong brand, great products, wealth of knowledge

Cons

hard to get started in industry, very little support for new reps

Advice to Management

spend more time with new reps and help them get established

Other Employee Reviews for UBS

  1. Helpful (3)

    "cannot recommend as a developer"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Java Developer in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Java Developer in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at UBS full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    relaxed environment
    there is no overwork

    Cons

    everything else
    old technology
    leader without expertise

    Advice to Management

    learn a little bit about computer science


  2. "Frustrating... Some positives but, largely inhibitive for a top performer."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Client Advisor in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Client Advisor in New York, NY
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UBS full-time

    Pros

    Strong product/service offering, strong brand, excellent company stability / capitalization, reasonable career opportunities, seen as one of the top 2 or 3 Private Banks globally.

    Cons

    Below industry average in remuneration, questionable middle management, obstructionist Compliance regime, some job insecurity, heavy office gossip, heavy political obstacles across the firm globally.

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