Avoid the Commercial Dept.
Pros: decent pay
Cons: healthcare, lack of promotions, minimal recognition
Some departments of M&T Bank are referred to as the "old boys club." If you don't know someone, or aren't related to someone, chances are, you won't fit in. While I didn't experience this, personally, I saw it on a daily basis. Coworkers would find positions elsewhere in the bank, or at other banks, to escape the culture of the Commercial Bank.
Middle – more... Managers take all the credit for the work done by their staff. – less