FAANG Corporate Strategy to Blackstone Alternative Asset Management

I've received an offer to join a new Quant Strategy team within BAAM as a 1st year associate. Almost every single Glassdoor review lists work-life balance, intense work hours as issues but what else should I be wary of considering that I'll be moving from a Corporate Strategy team at a large tech company if I accept?

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May 10, 2019 - 6:16pm

reddevil1493, sorry there are no responses yet. Maybe one of these topics can point you in the right direction:

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