MetLife

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  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Business Consultant in Somerset, NJ
Current Employee - Senior Business Consultant in Somerset, NJ

I have been working at MetLife

Pros

(1) MetLife has great benefits.
(2) It has been good to me thus far, it gives you the ability to work in differnent areas
(3) One of the best managed and best estabilished financial services companies

Cons

(1) There is definately a lot of change or constant change in some departments. The company is rebranding its identity, trying to be more trendy and hip.
(2) Company is in an old industry which means it is dominated by old white men
(3) Very sales culture oriented, so everything is now now

Advice to ManagementAdvice

It is definately best to network to get into Metlife. It is a very specific industry so you will need to understand the language.

Recommends
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1063 Other Employee Reviews for MetLife (View Most Recent)

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    Unprofessional. Good old boys network. Life agents NOT Financial advisors.

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    Current Employee - Agent in Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - Agent in Orlando, FL

    I have been working at MetLife

    Pros

    Name Brand, snoopy and compensation,.

    Cons

    In my opinion...Management speak with fork tongue. Agents promoted to management by gender because of a discrimination lawsuit years ago and friendships. Not by performance. MetLife needs to stop pretending that they are a financial services company. They are an insurance company.
    Experience financial advisors stay away.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop the BS. Be real and professional.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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    If you are not related or know someone from the top brass, you do not have a chance of success at this company.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - New Business Representative in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - New Business Representative in Tampa, FL

    I have been working at MetLife

    Pros

    Benefits are pretty good
    flextime is ok

    Cons

    The review system is outdated
    Incompetent management
    It does not matter if you do a great job, it is who you know

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to have more professionalism in the workplace
    Keep the favoritism out of the workplace

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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