Aflac

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Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Columbus, GA
Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Columbus, GA

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

Pros

Stable long term employement with job security

Cons

Slow growth when it comes to raises and career progression.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Tenured employees gain little respect, but company attempts to value family...

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    Current Employee - Coordinator in Columbus, GA
    Current Employee - Coordinator in Columbus, GA

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

    Pros

    Profit Sharing bonus and strong attempt to be family oriented. The Employee Appreciation Week, which rewards the employees with local trips and goodies for their families and the profit sharing bonus right before Thanksgiving, is something that has remained consistent throughout the life of the company and can be a big seller for employees in the Columbus area. This is not something offered in other local companies.

    Cons

    The more time with the company, the less respect for your knowledge. Right now there is a turn towards new eyes, with little value found for tenured employees. Promotions are based on popularity and personal relationships, versus work ethic and production. It's can be demotivating, as you end up with managers, not meant to "lead," in positions they are not qualified. Additional people are hired by that management, leading to more none qualified people on the staff, leaving the tenured employees and even the knowledgeable employees to hold down the fort. Unfortunately, the latter employees are not the promoted employees...this is not a rare story and some may say "Welcome to the Corporate world."

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Upper management (Officers) should consider more communication further downwards, versus with their direct reports (Senior Managers and Managers). There is a strong gap, with the complete story not making it up to top management. It's sad and so many employees are used to this breakdown and they are just riding with it and learning to just roll with the punches, versus fight for the success of the company.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Account Service Specialist II

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    Current Employee - Accounting Specialist in Columbus, GA
    Current Employee - Accounting Specialist in Columbus, GA

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

    Pros

    It is a great company for college graduates to gain business experience and then move on to another major player who is willing to pay you the proper salary.

    Cons

    You will not get paid the money you are worth.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase the salary for employees. Just because Aflac is one of three major companies in Columbus, people still need to survive.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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