The Hartford

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great place to intern

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Intern in Charlotte, NC
Current Employee - Intern in Charlotte, NC

I have been working at The Hartford

Pros

This place is great to work. They is always something new to learn and everyone is here to help. the pay is also a plus

Cons

there are really no cons for the money your being paid. this is a great internship that gets you in the door.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

at least in my office the management is great. they are open and helpful. just keep doing what you are doing

Recommends
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    Terrible Environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Florham Park, NJ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Florham Park, NJ

    I have been working at The Hartford

    Pros

    The hours are flexible and the workload is light. Most people are friendly and since the work is mindless, there is really no stress at all.

    Cons

    This is the worst possible position for anybody interested in learning and advancing their career. Everyone is miserable and the management micro-manages and treats people like they are children.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have some level of faith in your employees. The competent employees should not be treated as children because management has made bad hiring decisions in many cases.

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Comfortable, Secure Place to Work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant in Hartford, CT
    Current Employee - Consultant in Hartford, CT

    I have been working at The Hartford

    Pros

    I've found The Hartford employees to be wonderful co-workers in a relatively laid back atmosphere. Most people remain with company for most of their careers. Benefits and salary are decent, and I've never felt that my job was in jeopardy. Vacation time is sufficient (everything is in a PTO bank, no differentiation between sick time and vacation time) with the option to purchase one more week a year during benefits elections.

    If you are relocating, The Hartford offers a great relocation package for more experienced positions.

    Cons

    Although there is definitely potential for upward movement, sometimes it feels like you are fighting a losing battle with more senior co-workers.

    Little to no opportunity for non-sales positions outside of Hartford, CT.

    On-site amenties are lacking in my opinion. Childcare would be a great addition.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do more team building activities in the workplace and/or during work hours. Incessant happy hours do not fulfill this need for people who don't drink, have long commutes (as many in CT do), or simply want to spend their time off with family.

    Recommends
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