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"Hands-On Experience"

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Former Intern - Corporate Finance Summer Intern in Chicago, IL
Former Intern - Corporate Finance Summer Intern in Chicago, IL
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at William Blair as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

Best investment bank in Chicago. Most colleagues are nice, and culture is different from NYC firms.

Cons

Not as prestigious as bulge brackets. Analyst turnover is extremely high.

Other Employee Reviews for William Blair

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    "Professional, Collaborative Working Environment"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Work Life Balance
    Pleasant Working Environment

    Cons

    not many factors to motivate individuals to go the extra mile; no promotions, standard raises


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    "Old Boys Club"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in Chicago, IL
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Work across Industry Groups and various product advisory

    Cons

    As an investment banking analyst expect more secretary tasks oppose to finance. In addition, there needs to be a major change in the IT (everyone runs a bit slower here).

    Advice to Management

    INNOVATION!

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