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garaffer

Updated 11 hours ago

How to get a job at Edward Jones. - 2395 Replies

The whole thing last 3 1/2 to 4 hours and will not go longer than that. Read and re-read the material they sent you. Be prepared to try to get a...

Just another FA

Updated 1 day ago

Received the offer & having 2nd thoughts, please please help! - 36 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jones1977 in Anchorage, Alaska"]I am currently in the interview process with Edward Jones and considering taking a job. I see lots of...

EJBOA in Louisiana

Updated 8 days ago

BOAs - 4 Replies

This has been the worst company I have ever worked for with so much red tape and corporate bull and there is no system in place as advocate for the...

Steve G in Fort Worth, Texas

Updated 4 months ago

Study for success to FA - 1 Reply

Hello, I will be starting the study for success program real soon! Is there anyone else who will is starting the program real soon? I am looking to...

BC in Dunbar, West Virginia

Updated 4 months ago

Income Expected At Edward Jones - 11 Replies

I'm looking at a career change from the mortgage industry into the Financial Conulting industry with Edward Jones. They seem to have a proven system...

SBfinance in Oklahoma

Questions from a prospective applicant

Hello, I am in the beginning stages of my application to work for Edward Jones and was hoping someone could help me with some honest answers. Please...

Cohoma in Scituate, Massachusetts

Updated 7 months ago

Questions about Edward Jones Surveying/Business plan. - 2 Replies

I spent around 5-6 hours yesterday knocking on about a total of 75 places (both businesses and residences combined). Due to being in the process of...

jda123 in Letchworth, United Kingdom

Updated 9 months ago

Edward Jones Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits. - 58 Replies

What are the average starting salaries, bonuses, benefits and travel requirements like at Edward Jones? What do you like best about working at...

E.J. Advisor in Lake Forest, California

Updated 10 months ago

Business Plan questions - 2 Replies

I just received the email to go out and perform the survey and business plan. I understand the EJ business model is to go door to door and I'm good...

Quando in Garden City, Kansas

Updated 10 months ago

Background checks for FA positions - 3 Replies

I had some issues, stupid little misdemeanors in 98 and 99, total of 3 in a short time frame. I had totally forgot about them until it was brought...

curious in East Northport, New York

2 in person interviews for BOA?

I just had my first in person interview for Branch Office Administrator this past thursday and was called on saturday to come in for a second in...

Ray in Indianapolis, Indiana

planning calendar

I am doing the business plan and was curious what they want to see on the weekly calendar. Office time, cold calling, networking etc? Any advise?

SK in Juneau, Alaska

Updated 16 months ago

BOA (Branch Office Administrator) questions... - 5 Replies

How difficult is it to get a BOA position at EJ? What are the hours and starting salary like? Seems like most of the posts in this forum are FA...

Ghost1442 in Taunton, Massachusetts

Updated 19 months ago

survey process for Edward Jones - rethinking - 2 Replies

Well I am in the survey part of the interview process. I did 10 yesterday and promised I'd do 18 with the idea of completing 25 prior to my interview...

michigan_mommy in Holland, Michigan

Updated 19 months ago

BOA for edward jones - 1 Reply

How long does the background check take for this position? Do they do it before F2F interviews or after?

michigan_mommy in Holland, Michigan

Updated 19 months ago

BOA Credit Check? - 1 Reply

I've just been offered an interview for a BOA position and I'm wondering if they do a credit check for this position or just a background check? I...

NoCompromise77 in York, Pennsylvania

Updated 22 months ago

Edward Jones Hiring Process - Unethical? - 44 Replies

Let me just say that I have a solid background in face to face sales, have worked in the IT industry a number of years and hold a Master of Business...

El Tigre in Washington

Updated 22 months ago

Networking Group for the Aug 17th Start Date - 3 Replies

Hello! This discussion is specially designed for new FAs that are starting on August 17th (woo hoo)! I don't know about the rest of you,...

Mike in Albany, New York

Assets under management?

Hey everyone. I was wondering what would be a realistic expectation of assets under management for my first year as a FA? I'm new to the industry...

jones2012 in montgomery, Alabama

Interview Process for FA position

I have been through the phone interview and the face to face interview. Those went really well. I should be getting an email today I was told on the...

jrozz in Kingston, Rhode Island

Updated 27 months ago

Edward Jones Pass Program Starting June 2012 - 2 Replies

Hi all I am starting the pass program in June, and was looking for either A. Other people in the program currently past, or signed up for the same...

newb

New Financial Advisor Question

I'm brand new to the gig and just looking for some good advice. How do you spend your week? How do you kick it off on Monday? How do you shut it...

daisy_7788 in Temple, Texas

Updated 32 months ago

f2f interview - 2 Replies

Hello, I have my f2f interview tomorrow and was wondering what to expect? Any advice would be great!! Thanks

Vensik in -, Virginia

Updated 32 months ago

Pursuing an Financial Advisor position at Edward Jones - 2 Replies

I would like to know how you build your business as an Financial Advisor. Does Edward Jones supply the leads or do you go door to door and find them...

Kristie in Lodi, California

Updated 33 months ago

PASS Program - 13 Replies

has anyone here been through the PASS program? I have been advised to do so after I had gone through the interview process. I am for sure doing it, I...

William Wall in Edison, Illinois

Updated 34 months ago

Door to Door - 3 Replies

Please help I am in the final stages. I committed to 25 surveys, I did 30 but only about half gave me phone numbers. Do you need to get all phone...

Jeff in Addison, Illinois

Updated 37 months ago

Edward Jones PASS Program (St. Louis starting June 20, 2011) - 2 Replies

Hey everybody, I am about to begin studying for my series 7 and 66 licenses in April and begin training in St. Louis in June. If you are in this...

Nicole in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 38 months ago

Time off at Edward Jones - 8 Replies

How much time off are you able to take during the first couple of years, or even during training. Do you just have to produce, or do you have to ask...

ahaler1 in Wantagh, New York

Further Training

Hi guys, I was curious if EJs encourages further education once you start your job as an FA. I'm sure that it would gain you more trust in the...

The Captain in Huntersville, North Carolina

Updated 47 months ago

What's the company culture at Edward Jones? - 1 Reply

Every business has it's own style. What is the office environment and culture like at Edward Jones? Are people dressed in business casual, jeans...

sw3180 in Columbia, South Carolina

Updated 49 months ago

Pass Program - August 16th, October 18th - 4 Replies

Let me know if any of you are in the Pass Program group that starts studying on August 16th and goes to St. Louis on October 18th

sw3180 in Columbia, South Carolina

Updated 49 months ago

Edward Jones PASS Program vs. Fidelity Investments - 1 Reply

I have recently accepted to go through the Edward Jones PASS program. I also just received an offer from Fidelity Investments as a financial...

Recruited in Bremerton, Washington

Career with EJ

So I've been thinking about a career change lately and I updated my resume and posted it on monsterjobs. Within a couple days an EJ recruiter...

msugrad in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Updated 50 months ago

Offer to a Pass Program - 5 Replies

Hey everybody. Sorry Im new to the board, but I felt that opening a new topic would be the easiest way to get my answer directly. I was offered...

eaglesmoney in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 50 months ago

July 6, 2010 Start Date - 6 Replies

My start date is July 6th and I would like to get into contact with others who have the same start date! I am graduating from College in May...

eaglesmoney in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 50 months ago

June 14, 2010 start date. - 2 Replies

Is anyone starting with Edward Jones PASS program on June 14, 2010?

eaglesmoney in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 50 months ago

PASS Program vs. Rotational Development Program - 1 Reply

I am a recent college graduate and I am currently in the process of interviewing for both the PASS Program and RDP. I am unsure if I am going to be...

navy1983 in San Diego, California

Updated 52 months ago

New Hire Beginning March 15 2010 - 11 Replies

I am beginning my study program March 15, would love to hear from others who begin the same time. I ahould be going to Tempe, Let's start a support...

Vensik in Mechanicsville, Virginia

Updated 52 months ago

Selling your office?? - 1 Reply

When you retire, do you "sell" your office, clients, etc., back to Jones? How does the transaction work? Are you vested in the company? It's not a...

U R in United Kingdom

Edward Jones Career Scope

I am in a transitional position in my career and would like your suggestions to whether I should aggressively pursue the Edward Jones opportunity...

MyWayToTalk in Simp, South Carolina

Updated 54 months ago

Edward Jones What are the odds...... - 3 Replies

of getting hired with Edward Jones after declining a first offer? The Story..... I had transfered with a company in which I'm a minority...

Vensik in Mechanicsville, Virginia

Updated 54 months ago

Can i have a hobby that pays with EJ's? - 2 Replies

Hey guys I know its hard work from what I have been reading. But can i have a hobby or something? For example: If i enter tournaments at the...

grimlog in Phoenix, Arizona

Background issues - Edward Jones

I have a 15 year old felony, class 6, sold cable boxes when I was younger. It has since been set aside and dismissed and I have no problem getting...

Texasliving in Granbury, Texas

Updated 56 months ago

Networking Group for November 9th or 23rd Start Dates - 3 Replies

I am starting my studying November 9th or 23rd, and wanted to get in contact with anyone else out there starting the same time. Anyone interested?

lei sheng in Shanghai, China

Dear friends here--Lei from Shanghai having questions and advices to ask for

Dear friends here, I am Sheng-Lei from Shanghai. I have months experience in an financial firm and am very interested in retail finance. Edward Jones...

dkwmom in Macon, Georgia

Long Term Care Administrators/Healthcare Administrators in GA....Please Contact Me

I'm a recent college graduate with a B.S in Health Services Admin and an A.S. in Business Admin. I'm having a hard time finding employment and even...

ssw825 in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 60 months ago

Choosing a location.. - 1 Reply

Hello All! I am getting ready to do my door to door survey part of the interview process and was wondering how you went about choosing your edward...

Ann L Davis in Florida, United States minor outlying islands

Updated 61 months ago

Background check - 4 Replies

Any one have any experience with the background check? Seems like I am having a time with one of the schools I listed on the application. What if...

Fairwayplay in Hudsonville, Michigan

Updated 61 months ago

Door to door - 19 Replies

I am to do my door to door part of the interview proccess soon any advice?

aKidWorkinIt in Houston, Texas

Updated 61 months ago

Age and Edward Jones - 4 Replies

I'm 47 and approaching a final interview. Any comments from the group on how important age is to the EJ hiring process?

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