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State Farm Research Center is a great place to intern.

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Strategic Resources Intern  in  Champaign, IL
Current Employee - Strategic Resources Intern in Champaign, IL

I have been working at State Farm

Pros

Great team work ability. The management is very helpful. Variety of projects to pick from. Even as an intern, you get great opportunities to learn as much as you can about various insurance products. Definitely a stable company to work for in the insurance industry. The research center always has the companies most cutting edge technology. Every intern just received brand new large computer monitors. There are over three large lcd screens all with video conferencing capabilities allowing interns to network and conference between the research center, headquarters (bloomington, IL), and with field agents if necessary.

Cons

Insurance can sometimes be a somewhat drab industry. Not the most exciting.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Great job trusting young employees with large amounts of responsibility and providing them with the right support.

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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    State Farm is a great place to work - most of the time.

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    Current Employee - Systems Analyst  in  Bloomington, IL
    Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Bloomington, IL

    I have been working at State Farm

    Pros

    Co workers are well qualified and we work well as a team.

    Cons

    When upper management gets an idea that really doesn't work and they get negative feedback from staff, they don't change the direction until it has run the course. They don't seem to be able to admit that was a wrong direction.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ask for direction from those who might know - those actually affected by the change before you spend a ton of money on that change and you could save money and keep morale hight.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    An ok opportunity

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Agent  in  Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Agent in Houston, TX

    I have been working at State Farm

    Pros

    The people that I helped were wonderful

    Cons

    The competition was very fierce

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Come up with a better contract for the agents

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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