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Overland Park, KS (US)
1001 to 5000 employees
1937
Company - Public (WDR)
Investment Banking & Asset Management
$1 to $2 billion (CAD) per year
Ameriprise, Raymond James Financial, Edward Jones
Founded in 1937, Waddell & Reed is one of the most enduring financial services firms in the U.S. Providing proven, professional investment management and financial planning services to individuals and institutional investors, we operate through three distinct ... Read more

Waddell & Reed Reviews

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Overland Park, KS (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Overland Park, KS (US)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Waddell & Reed full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Secure building (Required 5 words to submit)

    Cons

    Unprofessional, unhygienic, undereducated employees
    High stress environment
    Severely low paying
    Too many personal relationships amongst employees
    Micromanagement at its finest
    Parking
    No dedicated room for smokers

    Advice to Management

    Change those in management positions.

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Waddell & Reed Interviews

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Overland Park, KS (US)
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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at Waddell & Reed (Overland Park, KS (US)) in May 2015.

    Interview

    The interview process was a single phone interview. The phone interview took 30 minutes. The interview process was a single phone interview. The phone interview took 30 minutes.

    Interview Questions

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