Goldman Sachs Reviews

Updated Sep 15, 2021

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Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO David M. Solomon
David M. Solomon
1,549 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very smart people enjoy working with them(in 719 reviews)

  • "It's so fun to work here because it has a great work environment(in 319 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours on most days(in 592 reviews)

  • "Highly competitive, no work life balance(in 208 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good experience

      Apr 12, 2021 - Associate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The competitive environment and good salary

      Cons

      Long work hours and work load

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Telemarketing is a good job

      Sep 9, 2021 - B2B Telemarketer in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It is just fine, no complaints.

      Cons

      Telemarketing is tedious, but that's true anywhere.

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Not a good place to work

      Sep 1, 2021 - Senior Software Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friday snacks and good clients

      Cons

      Lots of internal politics and low pay

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      Jul 30, 2021 - Trade Analyst in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good overall. Lots to learn

      Cons

      Nothing bad to say really

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Decent Experience

      Jul 25, 2021 - Investment Banking Associate in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Pay , Atmosphere , collegues , Work ethic

      Cons

      work hours are very long , it's an extremely tiring job

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great

      Jul 4, 2021 - Financial Analyst in Winnipeg, MB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good workplace, culture and great people

      Cons

      Can't really think of any

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      Jun 26, 2021 - Vice President 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Best talent in the industry; lots of learning

      Cons

      Prepare to work longer hours

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good overall

      Jun 5, 2021 - Intern 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice culture and good people overall

      Cons

      Cut throat though so veru competitive

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Positive Experience

      May 10, 2021 - Associate in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of learning and money

      Cons

      Lots of hours, VERY political. If you're in a satellite office this can be good or bad - good b/c you don't have deal with the NYC nightmare, but you also aren't next to the people determining how much you get paid.

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Terrible Hours, Good Pay

      May 21, 2021 - Goldman Sachs Analyst in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great pay at Goldman Sachs, but the hours are terrible

      Cons

      Terrible working hours and poor culture

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