Lockton Companies

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Lockton Companies Reviews

Updated October 1, 2014
Updated October 1, 2014
108 Reviews
3.8
108 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good hours, people, work life balance (in 5 reviews)

  • Lockton is a fun, fast paced work environment that allows you to set your own career path and goals (in 8 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance is nonexistent for employees in a supporting/shared services role (in 13 reviews)

  • No opportunity to work from home or remotely, even just occasionally (in 3 reviews)

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  1.  

    Highly recommend

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Lockton Companies full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work. Fun environment, hard work is rewarded and a lot of opportunity for growth.

    Cons

    Work/life balance can be a challenge at times.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Company believes in their Associates

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Content Design Specialist in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Content Design Specialist in Kansas City, MO

    I have been working at Lockton Companies full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Fantastic company. Recently found myself feeling stagnated in my current role, and received an incredible amount of support and encouragement to start searching out a role that would be a better fit. This company believes in working hard and playing even harder. If you put in the effort you will be rewarded.

    Cons

    Definitely can feel like a heavy workload from time to time. You can sometimes feel like you don't have a lot of direction, but Lockton believes in testing you and making you earn your keep.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Injury Counselor

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Injury Counselor in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Injury Counselor in Denver, CO

    I have been working at Lockton Companies full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great people, great company, competitive, great managers, professional atmosphere.

    Cons

    Sometimes heavy on work load, other times not enough to do. Still there are opportunities to work on projects and classes when not as much to do.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    I interned at Lockton for two summers and left with valuable experience and strong ties to the company.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Lockton Companies

    Pros

    Lockton does a lot to make new employees feel welcome. Coworkers go out to happy hours almost every day. Lockton is a fun, fast paced work environment that allows you to set your own career path and goals.

    Cons

    The pay isn't great, but other than that nothing really to complain about.

  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Professional, No Bureaucracy, team oriented winning organization

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Vice President in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Senior Vice President in Kansas City, MO

    I have been working at Lockton Companies full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    It is a place of constant learning and evolution with a lot of great people who are concerned with taking care of the client. Being privately held means we do not have artificial pressures which take us away from doing what is right for the long term.

    Cons

    The firm has been slow to embracing technology to be more nimble and cutting edge to drive efficiency. The firm very recently started implementing new initiatives and the payoff should start to show in the next 12 - 18 months. I think we can do more after those initiatives are implemented.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    It would be awesome if Lockton was an ESOP which would tie our Associates closer to the results of the hard work.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Best place to work ever.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kansas City, MO

    I have been working at Lockton Companies full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    It is a family owned company and they treat all of the associates here like family. Even during the hard financial times a few years back when there was a lot of layoff's in Kansas City, Lockton did not lay anyone off. They prefer to retain the associates. There are not many companies in KC much less the US that look at the associates that way.

    Cons

    IT doesn't get yearly bonuses

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Restart the bonus program for Shared Services

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    The best experience I could have hoped for.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Account Administrator Intern in Saint Louis, MO
    Current Employee - Account Administrator Intern in Saint Louis, MO

    I have been working at Lockton Companies as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Fun, energetic, fast paced, awesome people, independent work, private, good unity within the company as a whole.

    Cons

    Takes a long time to learn intricacies of the industry, but Lockton does have good training available.

  9.  

    Lockton is a very employee friendly company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in New York, NY

    I have been working at Lockton Companies full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    The people who work here are very professional and also respectful

    Cons

    Business Attire. Small working Groups.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    N/A

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    From an AA experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Lockton Companies

    Pros

    Awesome company, probably the reason I've stuck with it. Love the people I work with everyday and the over all culture of Lockton. A lot of fun work activities, happy hours, etc

    Cons

    The pay isn't the best in the industry, however people still tend to stay because of the company itself.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Training for new employees could be improved.

  11.  

    Summer Associate

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Summer Associate in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Summer Associate in Kansas City, MO

    I have been working at Lockton Companies as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Ability to work within a team of experienced professionals, while also having commitments to intern activities that are expected to be completed outside of the workplace.

    Cons

    The training was important, but often on outdated technology.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The core of the program does not need significant change.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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