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Great Benefits, but Cliquey and Stuffy

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Former Employee - New Business Associate in Hartford, CT
Former Employee - New Business Associate in Hartford, CT

I worked at Lincoln Financial Group full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Great Benefits, amazing 401K contributions.

Cons

Horrible PTO allowances, cliquey environment, horrible SLG

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Be a bit more progressive.

Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
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    Not bad, but not great either

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    Current Contractor - Marketing Contractor in Radnor, PA
    Current Contractor - Marketing Contractor in Radnor, PA

    I have been working at Lincoln Financial Group as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    Have been working as a contractor for over a year. As such, the pay is very good, but no benefits. Job is okay, work hours are good (no night, weekends for my position), facilities are okay and management does try to engage employees. In my department, the manager is very good and really tries despite not getting support from upper management.

    Cons

    The feeling among more seasoned professionals is that if you're NOT young and attractive, you won't get hired. They definitely have a "type," at least in marketing. Seemed like they used to have a good record of hiring contractors to full-time status, but since last reorg, no movement in that direction. They have no appreciation for the hard working, highly competent contract professionals who want to be a part of the company. You can linger in limbo here for a LONG time. Also, management doesn't want to create additional positions even though some lines of business are growing and there is plenty of work to go around.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Look to your pool of current contract employees and bring them on full time. Clearly you need us, or we wouldn't be here indefinitely. We are talented, dedicated professionals who know the job and want to be part of the organization. Also, don't tell us about how you made billions in profits and then not create the needed positions so that everyone can succeed.

    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. great company to work for

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Philadelphia, PA

    I worked at Lincoln Financial Group full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    great people and culture nice place to work

    Cons

    not enough room for advancement

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    more vacation time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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