Lehman Brothers
3.5 of 5 178 reviews
www.lehman.com New York, NY 6 to 15 Employees

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Challenging work environment but working with professionals of high calibre

Senior Analyst (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at Lehman Brothers full-time for more than 10 years

ProsMany resources available to employees both professional and personal.

ConsThough working environment. Especially tight on budget and expenses.

Advice to Senior ManagementLess arrogance would help.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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It was a great firm to work for

Analyst (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at Lehman Brothers full-time for more than a year


Pros: Management listened. Stuff got done. Bureaucracy was minimized. Cons: They levered up on real estate and went bankrupt. Advice to Senior Management: Don't bet the entire firm on the views of three… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

 

Very collegial and consensus-driven thinking approaches

Vice President (Former Employee)
New York, NY (US)

I worked at Lehman Brothers full-time for more than a year


Pros: People on the immediate team were great Cons: Back office functions weren't as respected. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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