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"West Coast laid back company"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Marketing Database Analyst in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Marketing Database Analyst in San Francisco, CA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Laid back culture, ability to work remotely and take time off when necessary. low stress environment

Cons

Selection process is not very selective. You get a mix of intelligent workers, and not so intelligent. Company structure is not centralized, lots of redundancy in work.

Advice to Management

Employees who perform better than others should be paid accordingly.

Other Employee Reviews for Wells Fargo

  1. Helpful (1)

    "manager of IT department"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - Manager in Austin, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    wells fargo offers great benefits, and has an amazing paid time off allocation - 5 weeks a year! it also has great discounts on banking products.

    Cons

    wells fargo is corporate america. it is large, slow to make decisions, fraught with poor communication, mediocre middle management, and burdened with lots of public and financial sector reporting requirements.

    Advice to Management

    get your act together. value those in your organization that want to lead, and get out of their way! listen to new ideas, embrace change, do the hard work of doing things right. trust those you've put in positions of responsibility.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Wells Fargo - Slow and painful"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager II in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Project Manager II in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    They don't work very hard so its an easy gig
    There is alot of work with the Wachovia merger
    Fridays are a ghost town
    The bar is set low

    Cons

    Managers aren't very good listeners
    Many pointless meetings
    Struggling to manage an initiative the size of the Wachovia merger

    Advice to Management

    Value the talent you bring in as contractors. In many cases your contract talent is far superior to your FTE talent.

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