Sun Life

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Great people to work though self-promotion needed for recognition

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Business Analyst in Boston, MA
Former Employee - Business Analyst in Boston, MA

I worked at Sun Life

Pros

- Management is responsive and promotes a work-life balance
 - Attractive vacation package
 - Best HR department I have experienced - extremely responsive
 - Management is diligent about 1:1

Cons

- Promotion path is not exactly defined.
 - Budgets for training can be constrained

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Define career path and empower managers to train people
Make salaries competitive

Recommends

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    not an ideal place

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Actuarial Associate in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Senior Actuarial Associate in Boston, MA

    I have been working at Sun Life

    Pros

    Best Location, diversify, tolerance, respect

    Cons

    not stable, compensation is not competitive

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    too much politics

  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Started Great, Then Tanked When Lincoln People Came In

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wellesley, MA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wellesley, MA

    I worked at Sun Life

    Pros

    Benefits are OK. Nothing great.

    Cons

    Do NOT work in the U.S. division!!!! I worked here for five years and the first three were great. Then in 2008 they hired a bunch of Lincoln Financial executives to run the U.S. They have run it into the ground. All they have done is close down businesses and laid off hundreds of people who were there for over 10 years. And when they laid off top executives, almost all were replaced by Lincoln executives who everyone hates. Everyone I know who is still there is miserable, hate their managers, underpaid, overworked and looking for a job. They layoffs have continued and some people were let go right before Christmas, with more on the way. Worst of all, management knows everyone is miserable and is doesn't care. Don't even think about working here.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop treating your employees like dirt.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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