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The Carlyle Group Reviews

Updated Oct 8, 2019

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The Carlyle Group CEO Glenn A. Youngkin
Glenn A. Youngkin
49 Ratings
  1. "Friendly coworkers. Great hours"

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    Current Employee - Front Desk Receptionist in New York, NY
    Recommends

    I have been working at The Carlyle Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly coworkers. clear expectations. great hours

    Cons

    Job not stimulating enough. a bit boring

    The Carlyle Group2019-10-02
  2. "Great Company!"

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    Current Employee - Compliance Analyst in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Carlyle Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great salary, have great people to work with

    Cons

    they're behind in their technology, can be greatly improved

    The Carlyle Group2019-09-12
  3. "Staff accountant"

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    Current Employee - Staff Accountant in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Carlyle Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great people, friendly environment and lots of space to learn and grow; Compensation is decent, an elite company to build up the career path

    Cons

    Interview processes are very long

    The Carlyle Group2019-06-19
  4. Helpful (2)

    "Great People, Pay and Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Carlyle Group full-time

    Pros

    The people are smart and care about you and your growth.

    Cons

    It is a seasonal (end of quarter reports) and unpredictable (deal flow) industry.

    The Carlyle Group2018-11-26
  5. "Very good company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Carlyle Group full-time

    Pros

    Strong management, great people to work with

    Cons

    Very competitive environment to get acclimated to

    The Carlyle Group2018-11-05
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Great!"

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    I have been working at The Carlyle Group

    Pros

    Smart people and best-in-class investors make for a stimulating environment

    Cons

    Long hours and demanding work can make work-life balance challenging

    The Carlyle Group2018-11-02
  7. "Graphic Designer & Brand Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Carlyle Group full-time

    Pros

    Culture, Colleagues and a great Manager to work for.

    Cons

    Personally the commute was the hardest.

    The Carlyle Group2018-08-20
  8. "Good place to work!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Carlyle Group full-time

    Pros

    Compensation, professionalism, and smart corworkers

    Cons

    Split between back and front office

    Advice to Management

    None

    The Carlyle Group2018-06-11
  9. "financial analyst"

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    Accountant in Arlington, VA
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at The Carlyle Group for more than 3 years

    Pros

    great advancement in their company

    Cons

    no cons so far

    The Carlyle Group2018-05-17
  10. "Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Carlyle Group full-time

    Pros

    Room for growth, excellent manager, challenging work

    Cons

    Cannot think of any negatives

    The Carlyle Group2018-05-14
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