New York Life

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Good place to work

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at New York Life full-time

Pros

The environment is professional, pay/benefits are good. Many co-workers have known each other a long time, which contributes to the community feel. Company is financially strong.

Cons

Recent reorganization has been hard on those who stayed, harder on those who didn't.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Keep the work/life initiatives strong. Employees really value them.

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    Best experience ever.

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    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at New York Life full-time

    Pros

    It pays more than the average companies out there. New York Life is also a mutual company and

    Cons

    There are no Cons to this career. You make it what you want. If you are lazy, you lose.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Current Employee - Agent in Waltham, MA
    Current Employee - Agent in Waltham, MA

    I have been working at New York Life full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    There are enough partners or other colleagues around to help you with anything you need. The money can be great only if you find clients, but it's amazing how NYL pays you. I've been here almost a year and I just started feeling comfortable working by myself because I work with only the minority market. I need to definitely practice speaking my language, but I love how my market is untapped!

    Cons

    This job can bring greed in some agents! It's best to work on your own because sooner or later the agent you've trusted will likely take your clients without your acknowledgement!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Personally, my manager is a tough person. He/she puts me down when I collect a small check from the client and he/she praises those who gets the bigger check. By now, I avoid going to him if I need a question to be answered because to him, every question I ask is stupid, yet, he never gives me an answer to my question. Ethically, i think my partner is wrong by telling me to work with certain groups of people and he/she always tell me not to do certain servicing for the clients if I think I won't get any business from them! Luckily, there are enough partners I can go to and sometimes I wish I can just switch partners!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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