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"Great place to build a business, but very challenging, too"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Financial Advisor Trainee in San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Financial Advisor Trainee in San Francisco, CA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

- great training
- great for those who want to build their own business
- very supportive of advisors (who meet their goals)
- very high quality people

Cons

- if you do not meet sales goals you will be dismissed
- may be required to team up with another advisor to serve client(s)

Advice to Management

- keep people for a minimum of two years in production. Six months is not enough time to judge someone.

Other Employee Reviews for UBS

  1. "Lack of respect for junior staff"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Analyst in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Pay is better than other jobs especially right after college. Great training program
     Prior to work started. Some good associates

    Cons

    No life. Emphasis on face time. No creativity / independent thinking. Complete lack of respect and appreciation for junior people and their time

    Advice to Management

    Get your acts together. Start thinking more long termed about the organization instead of focusing on shoe term profits an bonuses


  2. "CSA in Satellite office"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - CSA in Ketchum, ID
    Current Employee - CSA in Ketchum, ID
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Global Reach
    Knowledge Exchange throughout company
    Quality of Employee
    Very capable management w/ very aggressive mandates to enhance the UBS experience and brand

    Cons

    Outdated Technology
    Communication Issues between Corporate and branches
    Need to promote internally (no Financial Advisor program)

    Advice to Management

    Upgrade technology - it is needed badly
    Give branches some more decision making power

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