I know people whose marriages have broken down due to the long hours, intensity and pressure caused by ineffective planning and prioritisation. Culture is demanding and unrealistic, they think they have ‘bought you’ when you start work there. Expect in some areas to be working 247.
Disorganized and unprofessional. The recruitment team are very nice but not on top of their processes. Interviewers said inappropriate things about other stakeholders.
Understanding what kind of workplace your getting into is key. Do a bit of research before the interview and be chatty. They like chatty people
Treat all staff as a valued part of the team and don't restrict access to the internet so much - if someone is going to do the dirty they can do it outside work; trust your staff!
Does Old Mutual Wealth require pre-employment background checks? What kind of background check does Old Mutual Wealth do and how long does it take to complete?
Yes they do background checks unsure the time frame