Allstate

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insurance producer

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Former Employee - Insurance Sales Producer in Chicago, IL
Former Employee - Insurance Sales Producer in Chicago, IL

I worked at Allstate full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Very flexible with hours. Help you move up in company

Cons

Not enough incentives given and pay could be better

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Have more programs to help workers

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Amazing experience and a great place for an internship, especially your first one.

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    Current Employee - Intern in Northbrook, IL
    Current Employee - Intern in Northbrook, IL

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

    Pros

    Company values people greatly, both customers and its own, therefore people are incredibly friendly and understanding of your needs. Great work/life balance and opportunities to take initiative and grow. In my experience, this is not stereotypical paper filing and coffee retrieval, but you are actually a full member of the team for 12 weeks.

    Cons

    The Allstate "nice" culture can actually work to become a negative. People are so friendly that this often leads to passive aggressive behavior and lack of communication when an issue arises.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ensure interns have regular check-ins with their managers with emphasis placed on consistent communication and feedback.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Great Intern Program, Empowering College Students to Succeed

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Intern in Northbrook, IL
    Current Employee - Intern in Northbrook, IL

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

    Pros

    They really emphasize a work-life balance, with a cafeteria, gym, Starbucks, among other amenities, all on the Northbrook campus. For the intern program in particular, they create a lot of opportunities for learning and networking within the organization, which allows the interns to get a really good look at the company even just a few weeks after the start date. I really felt like I was contributing to the overall success of the organization, and the projects didn't seem like the typical "busy work" that interns usually get stuck with. I even got to travel for two weeks on a business trip, as an intern!

    Cons

    With a large, public company, occasionally it's easy to feel like you're just a face in the crowd.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep investing in your interns, and create more opportunities for interns to sit down one-on-one with experienced Allstate Directors and VPs. A co-op program would be extremely helpful in developing and retaining talent, especially for students in engineering and other technical fields.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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