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BA Economics, UNC Chapel Hill

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Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

I agree with BigNutz74, make sure you know what you are getting into. If you are looking to build a business by door knocking and high pressure sales tactics, Edward Jones is an ...

14 months ago
Company > Edward Jones

Edward Jones Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits.

Hi Jason,

I started at Edward Jones at the age of about 25 and worked at Fidelity Investments prior. Door knocking is quite tedious with very little payoff in my opinion ...

15 months ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="futureadvisor in Raleigh, North Carolina"]Hi Rant,
I am interested in learning more about your firm and expansion plans. I am in the interview process ...

23 months ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

Don't get me wrong, Edward Jones is an excellent company for people that prefer to simply sell and not have to worry about all the other aspects of running a practice but if you ...

2 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

Hi El Tigre,

I was there about 10 months but I was constantly clashing with instructors about their simplistic view on investing-selling load funds and pushing high expense ...

2 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

If you are seeking to partner with a Fee-only firm looking to expand in your state, please send me your email. You will be expected to get your CFP® certification but you'll ...

2 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="Arrow in Mesa, Arizona"]Just had the 4 hour "assessment" the last step before an offer...it is very apparent that this job is nothing but cold ...

2 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="txdun in Hallsville, Texas"]I would also like to hear about the 4 hour assessment if anyone has gone through this step. Any input would be great![/QUOTE]

2 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="Canada in Ontario"]I know that they make the expectations clear. This forum is about how to get a job with EJ and i'm pointing out helpful information. Sorrt ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="Canada in Ontario"]This whole process is a joke. Even when hired, there are several unreasonable expectations that they expect you to meet. At any step along ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="SVl in Columbus"]LOL.... That's not what I meant to say, I typed it from my blackberry and didnt make sense ... p>

All I was wondering is Are you supposed ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="SVl in Columbus"]Yep. I go on 9/20 in st Louis. I know that there are review chapters, but some portions of the study calendar simply say the word review. Am I ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

I didn't intend to convey the notion of disregarding information, but just be aware that the material gets much more critical/difficult as you progress.

SVI, I just started ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="SVl in Columbus"]Since you have already started studying, how is the time frame compared to what you have been told? Do you find yourself putting in the 10-12 ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="ExcitedinNC in Rocky Mount, North Carolina"]Hi Rant, I just had my F2F today in Greenville, NC. I should probably be asleep, but too excited. If I get the ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="Moneyman13 in Viera, Florida"]Rant, I'm in Florida on the East coast. Keep in touch[/QUOTE]

Hi Moneyman13, Are you on linkedin.com or something ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

Has any started studying already? I'm on Chapter 10 right now but need to get myself in gear so I can get through all the chapters and give myself ample time to go over several ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="CaliforniaFA in Southern, California"]Rant --

Going to Florida instead of remaining in NC?[/QUOTE]

Yea, that's correct. Initially I was ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

Hello forum,

Are there any FA trainees or FAs in FL? I'll be moving to the Fort Lauderdale/Weston, FL area in a few months after the Series 7. I'd like to meet and network ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="SVl in Columbus"]I was also told that the tablet PC and printer ships on or about June 30th and should arrive around July 4th weekend.

My PC arrived ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="CaliforniaFA in Southern, California"]I think you hit on all the major points. Above all, be yourself. In addition to survey related questions, there were ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="M Wellesley in Jackson, New Jersey"]Congrats on getting hired. I hope to join you in a few weeks. How long after the office visit were you given the F2F ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="SVl in Columbus"]My dates are the same! Looks like we are in the same training group. How do you know that your PC is in transit? I haven't heard anything ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

[QUOTE who="SVl in Columbus"]I start July 13 also! Can't wait! Computer should be here in a week or so![/QUOTE]

Congrats, SVI in Columbia and NewHireFA in Austin ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

Edward Jones Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits.

[QUOTE who="sturg11 in Salt Lake City, Utah"]I have, and absolutely love it! Sorry it has taken me so long to respond. I would be happy to answer any questions you might ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

Edward Jones Salaries, Bonuses and Benefits.

The base salary is based on your experience level and geographic location. Average is about 20/21K + commissions and bonuses. I just received an offer yesterday but have yet to ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

Door to door

[QUOTE who="Financial Advisor ALmost in Charleston, Illinois"]I had a ? for you guys. I am in the door-to-door stage obviously but I was wondering if just one response ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

Comments continued:

FYI: If you have issues with public speaking, please find another company. You have to be comfortable with selling yourself in a smooth manner. Or you ...

5 years ago
Company > Edward Jones

How to get a job at Edward Jones.

Hi, I just went through the entire interview process and received my offer phone call today. The posts on this site are for the most part very accurate. I went through the process ...

5 years ago