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The Hartford Overview

Hartford, CT
10000+ employees
1810
Company - Public (HIG)
Insurance Carriers
$10+ billion (USD) per year
The Hartford is a leader in property and casualty insurance, group benefits and mutual funds. We have a passion for helping people and businesses prepare for the unexpected, protect what is uniquely important to them, and prevail when the unforeseen happens – and ... Read more

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  • Trish has a passion for raising cattle, and for giving back. So when she and her family donate heifers to those who can't afford them, it's like super fuel for her philanthropic spirit. And, according to Trish, so is working at The Hartford – where she feels encouraged and inspired to volunteer even more. Watch the video to hear her story. Watch the video to hear her story.
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  • The Hartford Signs Agreement To Acquire Navigators
    CEO Chris Swift: "We are excited to announce the acquisition of Navigators, which we are confident will achieve key strategic and financial objectives for The Hartford."

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    Newsroom | The Hartford Media Relations Team | The Hartford

    HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Hartford has signed a definitive agreement to acquire all outstanding common shares of The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG), a global specialty underwriter, for $70 a share, or $2.1 billion in cash.

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The Hartford – Why Work For Us?


Looking for a job where you can apply your talents to meaningful work – and get rewarded for it? Do you like being surrounded and supported by people with a passion like yours? Want to work for a company on a mission to help individuals, communities and businesses prevail? You’ve come to the right place.

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Our culture is a true reflection of our employees.

When a group of passionate people work together toward a higher purpose, it creates a feeling that anything is possible. Here, everyone has a voice and is empowered to use it. We relentlessly pursue excellence in everything we do, celebrate the achievements that come from it, and support each other every step of the process. It’s daily inspiration.

Join our team and become part of a Fortune 500 company that encourages an entrepreneurial work environment and thrives on product innovation and customer service excellence. Here you’ll have the opportunity to succeed and truly enjoy coming to work every day – because of what you’re doing and who you’re doing it with.

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We’ve often said that appreciating differences is our strength.

At The Hartford, you’ll find an environment here that respects and recognizes excellence wherever it originates. Be recognized for what you contribute. And be encouraged to go as far as your efforts can take you.

The Hartford’s Employee Resource Groups enable business success by engaging and developing top talent:

  • APPN: Asian Pacific Professional Network

  • BIPN: Black Insurance Professional Network

  • FAN: Flex-abilities Network

  • GLOBE: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Organization Benefiting Everyone

  • HLN: Hispanic Leadership Network

  • MilCom: Military Community Network

  • PWN: Professional Women's Network

  • YoPros: Young Professionals Network

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Our employees have the aptitude and attitude that puts them ahead of the industry. From data scientists to digital marketers to claims champions, the career opportunities at The Hartford are endless. And, we’re dedicated to fostering our employee’s drive to develop new skills and become leaders.

  • Advance your education – We offer tuition reimbursement for college degrees and other job-related coursework.
  • Grow professionally – We offer you many ways to take your career and skills to the next level. We have instructor-led courses, leadership development programs, cross-functional training and many other programs.
  • Be recognized – We love to celebrate success with a wide range of employee recognition programs.

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Our purpose permeates every aspect of our business, as our success is inextricably linked to the well-being of our customers, employees and the communities in which we live and work. The Hartford’s sustainability efforts address economic, environmental and social impacts. In 2017, we positively impacted the lives of 1.5 million people through initiatives such as:

Learn more about our corporate sustainability efforts.


The Hartford Reviews

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    "The Hartford is an amazing place to work at"

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    TheHartford has surpassed my expectations and is by far the best company I have worked with. It has the most supportive management I have ever had who gives very high importance to individual's career growth . Surprised at how willing the busy leaders are in mentoring upcoming resources.

    Cons

    I did not find any issues so far

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The Hartford Photos

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The Hartford Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at The Hartford (San Antonio, TX) in April 2018.

    Interview

    I was referred by current employee. I applied online and next day I received an email to setup a phone interview.

    The phone interview was great, professional and encouraging. Ms. Shari, the Recruiter, went over the position's job description, asked questions about my work experience, and behavioral questions related to customer service. I was given a date (2 weeks after) to interview with Management.

    The in person interview was a fun experience. Everyone was accommodating, nice, professional and knowledgeable. They asked behavioral questions all related to customer service. Make sure you study the STAR method. Each of the 10 interviewees spoke with 2 different Managers.

    Next day I received a phone call and got a job offer!

    Interview Questions

    • All questions related to customer service. STAR method.   Answer Question
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The Hartford Awards & Accolades

  • 2018 World's Most Ethical Companies, Ethisphere® Institute, 2018
  • Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles (Platinum), National Business Group on Health, 2018
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, 2018
  • Forbes 2018 Americas Best Employers for Women, Forbes, 2018
  • Diversity Best Practices Index Leading Companies, Diversity Best Practices, 2018
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