John Hancock

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A good place to start your career

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Compliance Specialist in Boston, MA
Former Employee - Compliance Specialist in Boston, MA

I worked at John Hancock full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

- Management is frequently available to speak and the open door policy is real
- Youth environment from the pre-merger company
- Nice new building
- Learning was fostered for many new and young employees

Cons

- Pay is not competitive
-Significant advancement requires move to Canada
- Waterfront location was not an easy commute
-Some issues with Upper Management/C Suite executives who have damaged the business for their own gain

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Pay a little bit more

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Big firm with lots of global opportunities

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    Current Employee - Actuarial Co-op in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Actuarial Co-op in Boston, MA

    I have been working at John Hancock as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    Actuarial Co-ops are generally given a lot of returning opportunities upon request

    Cons

    Junior students with no experience might get little or no actuarial work...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Great so far! =D
    Please work harder so Manulife's stock is good again!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Wonderful work environment, unspportive management

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at John Hancock

    Pros

    Great name in the financial services space. Wonderful team working environment that supports each other.

    Cons

    Limited advancement, several departments have been consolidated to Manulife offices in Toronto. Salaries tend to be uncompetitive

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Spend time and engage with people on all levels of the organization. Need to have better upward feedback process.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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